Calflora
Taxon  Report   6180    
Penstemon humilis  A. Gray  var. humilis 
Low beardtongue
Penstemon humilis var. humilis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: Plantaginaceae  
Genus: Penstemon
Parent: Penstemon humilis

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEFPenstemon humilis ssp. humilis
ICPNPenstemon puberulus
More information about  Penstemon humilis var. humilis

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/24/2021).