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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   CAS-BOT239649   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Penstemon rydbergii var. oreocharis  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Penstemon rydbergii var. oreocharis    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Penstemon rydbergii var. oreocharis 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit perennial herb 
Collector & Number  ?   Keck, David D.; Heusi, Wm. M.  291
Formatted Date (YYYY MM DD) ?  1927-07-10 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   2150 meters (7053 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   Tuolumne 
Locality  ?   Three miles north of Aspen Valley Lodge, Tioga Road Elev. given as 7250 ft.  
Habitat  ?   This rather dry meadow from a short distance appears to be solid blue for an acre with this plant. 
Notes  ?   Plants to 3.5 dm. high, spreading some with 30 flower stalks; inflorescences bearing 2 - 4 whorls; corolls with sky-blue lobes and blue-purple tubes, lower lip pubescent within for 2 - 3 mm. with yellowish hairs, upper lip glabrous; calyx lobes recurving both in bud and fruit; filaments purple or whitish; style purple. 
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