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Penstemon purpusii

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Stems 10-20cm tall, densely canescent, leaves mostly entire, oval to lanceolate, 1-1.5cm long. Flowers violet shading to blue, 2-3cm long. Dry stony slopes at 1750-2650m. in red fir and yellow pine forest on peaks of Coast Ranges in California. Little known in cultivation.