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Penstemon  heterophyllus Lindl.  sect. Saccanthera 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Penstemon  heterophyllus Lindl.  sect. Saccanthera
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
thickets and steppes
Altitude400-1700m
Description leaves linear, usually in fascicles, 20-45mm long, inflorescence erect, subracemose, glabrous, flowers 25-35mm long, glabrous, staminodium glabrous
Size25-70cm
Colorblue, purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, 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
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