Penstemon dasyphyllus

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Scientific Name Penstemon dasyphyllus USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Cochise Beardtongue, Purple Penstemon ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Plantaginaceae (Plantain) SEINet Reference
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Description Dry, sunny and gravelly habitat; erect perennial about 1 foot tall; leaves light green, long and very narrow; typical beardtongue-shaped blossoms arranged along stem, about 1 inch long, blue with tinges of purple; cream-colored buds toward the tops of stems. Plant is somewhat rare. Texas Status

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