Calflora
Taxon  Report   6185 
Penstemon laetus  A. Gray  var. laetus 
Mountain blue penstemon
Penstemon laetus var. laetus
© 2011 Steven Perry
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Penstemon laetus var. laetus
© 2014 Jean Pawek
Penstemon laetus var. laetus
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Penstemon laetus var. laetus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Penstemon laetus var. laetus
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Family: PLANTAGINACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Penstemon
Parent Record Penstemon laetus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Penstemon laetus ssp. laetus
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Penstemon laetus ssp. laetus
More information about  Penstemon laetus var. 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

USDA PLANTS Profile (PELAL6)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 26, 2018).

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