Dusky Beardtongue (Penstemon whippleanus) in the Penstemons Database

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

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Plant Events from our members
chelle On January 30, 2015 Seeds sown
Batch sown with GA3 soak
W/S 8 weeks cold
Irregular germination
*Hold indefinitely
MrsBinWY On February 4, 2017 Seeds sown
coffee filter in baggy in fridge, Z3, P, L, 4:8w, 50 seeds from Alplains; 4-2-17 put seeds in milk jug & put on back patio
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What are the chances? by Leftwood May 3, 2011 2:37 AM 6

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