Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01228 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Penstemon comarrhenus A. Gray
Common name   dusty beardtongue
K. Anderson   110  
Coll. Date 13 July 1991 
United States
Piute County
Locality City Creek [Tushar Mountains].
Habitat Notes gravelly loam; sagebrush-pinyon-juniper community. 
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 38° 15'  32" N, 112° 16'  41" W
Township Range T29S, R4W, Sec. 26  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Penstemon comarrhenus Gray

Common Name(s): dusty beardtongue, dusty penstemon.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33854, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01228s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04415s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06722s2.jpg 
specimen image: 08970s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10905s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13633s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00181 Astragalus lentiginosus  var. araneosus   "cobweb-pod freckled milkvetch" 1 mi. E
01409 Bahia dissecta      "ragleaf" 1 mi. E
00326 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1 mi. E
01411 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 1 mi. E
01227 Cleome serrulata      "Rocky Mountain beeplant" same section
00189 Erigeron flagellaris      "trailing fleabane" 1 mi. E
01413 Juncus ensifolius  var. montanus  1 mi. E
00414 Lupinus sericeus  var. marianus   "Marysvale silky lupine" 1 mi. E
01224 Marrubium vulgare      "horehound" same section
00194 Mentzelia albicaulis      "whitestem blazingstar" 1 mi. E
00180 Pediocactus simpsonii      "Simpson's pincushion cactus" 1 mi. E
00183 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" 1 mi. E
01412 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" 1 mi. E
00178 Rhus aromatica  var. trilobata   "skunkbush sumac" 1 mi. E
00179 Salix bebbiana      "Bebb willow" 1 mi. E
01229 Sambucus racemosa  var. microbotrys  1 mi. E
00167 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 1 mi. E
00190 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" 1 mi. E
01410 Thelypodium integrifolium  var. integrifolium   "tall thelypody" 1 mi. E
00182 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" 1 mi. E


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Bay Cabin (Locale) Piute County, UT 0.9 mi. W 7041  Delano Peak 
South Fork City Creek (Stream) Piute County, UT 1.8 mi. W   Circleville 
City Creek Campground (Locale) Piute County, UT 1.9 mi. W 7494  Delano Peak 
Order Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 2.4 mi. N   Delano Peak 
City Creek Park (Park) Piute County, UT 2.1 mi. W 7651  Delano Peak 
Cougar Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Delano Peak 
Oak Basin Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 2.7 mi. S   Circleville 
Dock Spring (Spring) Piute County, UT 2.8 mi. S 6562  Circleville 
Price Spring (Spring) Piute County, UT 3.2 mi. N 8183  Delano Peak 
Oak Basin (Basin) Piute County, UT 2.8 mi. SW 7454  Circleville 
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Piute County, UT 3.6 mi. S   Circleville 
Junction Airport (Airport) Piute County, UT 2.9 mi. E 6073  Piute Reservoir 
Piute High School (School) Piute County, UT 3.2 mi. E 6037  Junction 
Bumblebee Springs (Spring) Piute County, UT 4 mi. N 7963  Delano Peak 
Grindstone Flat (Flat) Piute County, UT 3.2 mi. W 9279  Delano Peak 
Terrace Hill Cemetery (Cemetery) Piute County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 6004  Junction 
Junction Lower Cemetery (Cemetery) Piute County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 6004  Junction 
Junction Hill Cemetery (Cemetery) Piute County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 6004  Junction 
Junction (Populated Place) Piute County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 6004  Junction 
Junction Post Office (Post Office) Piute County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 6004  Junction 


Taxon Links for species Penstemon comarrhenus  A. Gray

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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