Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12462 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Penstemon osterhoutii Pennell
Common name   Osterhout's beardtongue
N. Snow   8220  
Coll. Date 18 May 2001 
United States
Eagle County
Locality county road 51, 0.7 miles north from exit 140 off I-70, in Gypsum.
     Elev.: 6400 ft. (1951 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon pine-juniper slopes. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 39° 39'  25" N, 106° 57'  15" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Penstemon osterhoutii Pennell

Common Name(s): Osterhout's beardtongue.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33737, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Penstemon
                                        Species: Penstemon osterhoutii


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12462s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Road Gulch (Valley) Eagle County, CO 1598 ft. S   Gypsum 
Gypsum Creek (Stream) Eagle County, CO 2765 ft. S   Red Creek 
Gypsum (Populated Place) Eagle County, CO 0.7 mi. S 6313  Gypsum 
Spring Creek (Stream) Eagle County, CO 1.1 mi. SE   Suicide Mountain 
Chatfield and Bartholomew Ditch (Canal) Eagle County, CO 2.2 mi. S 6490  Gypsum 
Tenderfoot Gulch (Valley) Eagle County, CO 2.2 mi. SE   Suicide Mountain 
Eagle County Regional Airport (Airport) Eagle County, CO 2.2 mi. SE 6477  Gypsum 
McBrayer and Fenner Ditch (Canal) Eagle County, CO 2.9 mi. S 6549  Suicide Mountain 
McBrayer Ditch (Canal) Eagle County, CO 2.9 mi. S 6539  Suicide Mountain 
Swamp Drain (Canal) Eagle County, CO 3.2 mi. S 6565  Suicide Mountain 
Dry Lake (Lake) Eagle County, CO 3.2 mi. N 7143  Gypsum 
Stremme and Gates Ditch (Canal) Eagle County, CO 2.9 mi. E 6408  Gypsum 
Daggett and Parker Ditch (Canal) Eagle County, CO 3.7 mi. S 6644  Suicide Mountain 
Casper Schumm Ditch (Canal) Eagle County, CO 3 mi. E 6401  Gypsum 
Alkali Creek (Stream) Eagle County, CO 3 mi. E   The Seven Hermits 
Hardscrabble Gulch (Valley) Eagle County, CO 4.1 mi. S   Suicide Mountain 
Gypsum Creek Ranch Airport (Airport) Eagle County, CO 4.1 mi. S 6746  Suicide Mountain 
Agnew Gulch (Valley) Eagle County, CO 4.3 mi. N   Gypsum 
Grundell Creek (Stream) Eagle County, CO 4.5 mi. S   Suicide Mountain 
West Fork Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Eagle County, CO 3.8 mi. E   Gypsum 


Taxon Links for species Penstemon osterhoutii  Pennell

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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