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Penstemon  newberryi A.Gray  sect. Dasanthera 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Penstemon  newberryi A.Gray  sect. Dasanthera
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaNevadaOregon
grassland and rocks
Altitude1500-3000m
Description leaves coriaceous, elliptic to ovate, obtuse, minutely dentate, 10-35mm, inflorescence racemose, flowers 22-30mm, at throat only poorly dilated, staminodium yellow barbate
Size15-30cm
Colorpinkish red
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
BibliographyHitchcock, C.L.: Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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