Whipple's Penstemon

Genus Penstemon
Figwort Family (Scrophulariaceae)




Whipple's Penstemon


Whipple's Penstemon
(Penstemon whippleanus)

This Penstemon grows at high elevations, on alpine meadows and in aspen/conifer communities.

Some plants have dark purple blossoms, and others have very pale flowers with purple veins.