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Penstemon  neotericus D.D.Keck  sect. Saccanthera 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Penstemon  neotericus D.D.Keck  sect. Saccanthera
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
rocky slopes
Altitude1000-1800m
Description glabrous, blue-grey, leaves crowded at base, narrowly oblanceolate to spathulate, 1-4cm long, shortly petiolate, inflorescence elongate, pedicels 1-2-flowered, flowers 3cm
Size20-60cm
Colorbluish purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyThe Jepson Manual ucjeps.berkeley.edu
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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