Taxon: Penstemon strictus Benth.

Genus: Penstemon
Family: Plantaginaceae
      Tribe: Cheloneae
Nomen number: 27289
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 10:324. 1846
Name Verified on: 12-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Aug-2005
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 26 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - Utah


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • Dorn, R. D. Manual of the vascular plants of Wyoming. 1977 (F Wyom)
  • Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  • Harrington, H. Manual of the plants of Colorado. 1954 (F Colo)
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. 1980 (F New Mex)
  • Weber, W. A. Rocky Mountain flora, ed. 5. 1976 (F RockyMt)
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. 1993 (F Utah ed2)


Check other web resources for Penstemon strictus Benth. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Penstemon strictus cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image