Latin name: Penstemon heterophyllus Lindley var.
  heterophyllus
  Pronunciation: PEN-ste-mon het-er-oh-FIL-us
  Common name: Foothill penstemon
  Family: Plantaginaceae (Plantain)
  Habitat: Dry hillsides to 5000', grassland, chaparral,
  foothill woodland, West Transverse Range
  Blooming period: April to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Penstemon
  2) heterophyllus
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