Taxon  Report   6224 
Penstemon venustus  Lindley
Venus penstemon
Penstemon venustus
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
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Penstemon venustus, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Penstemon venustus
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Penstemon
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

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