Taxon  Report   6216    
Penstemon spectabilis  Thurb. ex A. Gray  var. spectabilis 
Showy penstemon
Penstemon spectabilis var. spectabilis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Penstemon spectabilis ssp. spectabilis

Alternate Names:
JEF: Penstemon spectabilis ssp. spectabilis
More information about  Penstemon spectabilis var. spectabilis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 29, 2020).