Taxon  Report   6206    
Penstemon rattanii  A. Gray  var. kleei  (Greene) A. Gray
Santa cruz mtns. beardtongue
Penstemon rattanii var. kleei, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Search
(33 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, North Coastal Coniferous Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS other name:
Penstemon rattanii ssp. kleei

Alternate Names:
JEF: Penstemon rattanii ssp. kleei
More information about  Penstemon rattanii var. kleei
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).