Menzies' Penstemon (Penstemon davidsonii var. menziesii) in the Penstemons Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Taproot
Wildlife Attractant: Bees


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Posted by growitall (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) on Dec 1, 2012 12:38 PM

According to Lodewick and Lodewick (Key to the Genus Penstemon), distinguished from Penstemon davidsonii by "leaves toothed at least near tip", and found from SW BC (at sea level), south to Mt. Rainier on the west side of the Cascade Range, and in the Olympic Mts. in Washington.

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