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Sonoran Desert Plants
Keckiella antirrhinoides (Bush Penstemon)

Senita

 

Habitat: mountains
Life Form: shrub,tall
Leaf Description: opposite,simple,sessile,elliptic
Flower Color: yellow
Flowering Period: Mar to May
Spines: spineless
Family: Plantaginaceae (plantain family)
Abundance: rare
Additional Information:
Felger, R.S. and S. Rutman. 2016. Ajo Peak to Tinajas Altas: A flora of southwestern Arizona. Part 17. Eudicots: Nyctaginaceae to Plumbaginaceae. Phytoneuron 2016-34: 1-77. Published 11 May 2016. ISSN 2153 733X page 57 (8.7 MB pdf)

Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Keckiella antirrhinoides (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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