Calflora
Taxon  Report   6184 
Penstemon laetus  A. Gray
Gay penstemon,  Mountain blue penstemon
Penstemon laetus
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
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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
© 2009 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Communities:
Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Penstemon laetus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (PELA7)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 17, 2017).

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