Calflora
Taxon  Report   6184    
Penstemon laetus  A. Gray
Gay penstemon,  Mountain blue penstemon
Penstemon laetus
© 2018 Liz Block
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Penstemon laetus
© 2001 Steven Thorsted
Penstemon laetus
© 2011 Steven Perry
Penstemon laetus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Penstemon laetus
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Penstemon laetus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (PELA7)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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