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Penstemon  moriahensis N.H.Holmgren  sect. Habroanthus 
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FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Penstemon  moriahensis N.H.Holmgren  sect. Habroanthus
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Nevada
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude2400-2700m
Description glabrous, in inflorescence pubescent, lower leaves oblanceolate, to 8cm, upper leaves wider, inflorescence unilateral thyrsus, flowers 27-33mm long, glabrous
Size30-50cm
Colorblue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyCronquist, A. et al. (1972-2005) Intermountain Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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