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Penstemon mensarum

Grand Mesa Penstemon

Perennials, Flowers

Native to western Colorado. Herbaceous stems 2–3 ft. high and 1–1 1/2 ft. wide. Dark green basal foliage. In spring, the plant bears the most fiercely brilliant dark blue flowers of the cultivated penstemons. Excellent performer in mountain regions. Tolerates considerable shade and thrives with moderatewatering.

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