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showy penstemon
Penstemon spectabilis
showy penstemon Plantain Family
Penstemon spectabilis Plantaginaceae
common name
  showy penstemon
accepted scientific name
  Penstemon spectabilis Thurb. ex A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Penstemon spectabilis (1728)
family name
Image Author: ©2004 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 1.0 to 1.4 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed beginning of February thru 2nd week of August

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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Native Plant Status
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native Not Present

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