Plot #19


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Plot Information

Updated August 08, 2017 23:05
Featured Plant low penstemon, low beardtongue
Latitude 44.04206
Longitude 121.33236
Elevation 3684.0 ft.
Area 5445.0 sq. ft.
Aspect flat and north facing
Origin combination seed and nursery plants
Inoculated? Yes
Initial planting date Spring 2017
Initial succession primary

Featured Plant: low penstemon, low beardtongue


Photo of low penstemon, low beardtongue (Penstemon humilis)

Penstemon humilis

Perennial forb, leaves green through entire growing season. Pale blue flowers shaped like fluted glass. Leaves and seeds are food source for deer, antelope and birds.

Habitat Type Tolerance Invasive?
Disturbed, dry and well drained soils. Well adapted to cold, drought and even tolerate some saline in the soil. Partial shade No