Photo Credit
Photo courtesy of USDA Bureau of Land Management.

Sand penstemon

Scientific name
Penstemon ambiguus
Plant Family
Plant Group
The flowers of this Penstemon bloom from May through August. Each flower has five white petals and a pinkish throat.
Identification Hints

The flowers of this Penstemon bloom from May through August. Each flower has five white petals and a pinkish throat.

Did You Know?

Another common name for Sand penstemon is "Pink plains beardtongue". It generally grows in a large clump, almost in a bushy habit. Sand penstemon is insect pollinated and a source of nectar for native bees.

States
AZ, CO, KS, NM, NV, OK, TX, UT, WY