Taxon  Report   4522    
Keckiella cordifolia  (Benth.) Straw
Climbing penstemon,  Heart leaved keckiella, Heartleaf keckiella
Keckiella cordifolia
© 2002 Lynn Watson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Keckiella cordifolia
© 2011 Robert A. Hamilton
Keckiella cordifolia
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Keckiella cordifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Keckiella cordifolia
© 2018 Diane Etchison
Genus: Keckiella
Communities: Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Penstemon cordifolius
More information about  Keckiella cordifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).