Taxon  Report   6175 
Penstemon heterodoxus  A. Gray  var. shastensis  (Keck) N. Holmgren
Shasta beardtongue
Penstemon heterodoxus var. shastensis
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Penstemon heterodoxus var. shastensis
© 2008 Sierra Pacific Industries
Penstemon heterodoxus var. shastensis
© 2009 Sierra Pacific Industries
Penstemon heterodoxus var. shastensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Penstemon heterodoxus var. shastensis
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Family: PLANTAGINACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Penstemon
Parent Record Penstemon heterodoxus
Communities:
Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: meadows [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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CNPS + PLANTS: Penstemon shastensis
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 25, 2016).

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