Penstemon ex Sevier County, UT
Penstemon or Beardtongue
ex Exit 85, I-70-Eastbound, Sevier County, Utah
Scrophulariaceae or Snapdragon Family
16-20 inches tall - blue - gray-green leaves
Full sun to part shade
Ordinary garden soil
Will tolerate acid soil under pines
Early summer
Propagate by seed
Photos by Jane Hendrix

The seeds that grew into this lovely Penstemon originated from plants growing beneath a rather dense pinyon pine-juniper forest in central Utah.

If you can identify this species, please send the correct botanical name to

Klaus & Jane Hendrix