Taxon  Report   10195    
Penstemon palmeri  A. Gray
Palmer's penstemon
Penstemon palmeri
© 2017 Thomas Egan
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Penstemon palmeri
© 2013 Belinda Lo
Penstemon palmeri
© 2004 James M. Andre
Penstemon palmeri, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Penstemon palmeri
© 2010 Jean Pawek
Genus: Penstemon
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Penstemon palmeri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2019).