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Penstemon multiflorus (MANYFLOWER BEARDTONGUE)

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Photo © Jenny Welch

Beardtongue is a taller perennial (1.5-2.5 ft) for dry locations.

Wildlife interaction: Larval host: Baltimore checkerspot (Euphydryas phaeton); attracts pollinators and hummingbirds.

Learn planting conditions:  http://www.fnps.org/plants/plant/penstemon-multiflorus

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