Latin name: Penstemon clevelandii A. Gray var.
  connatus Munz & I.M. Johnston
  Pronunciation: PEN-ste-mon KLEEV-land-ee-eye
  kon-AY-tus

  Common name: San Jacinto beardtongue
  Family: Plantaginaceae (Plantain)
  Habitat: Rocky hillsides, creosote bush and pinyon-
  juniper woodland, chaparral to 5000', east slope of
  San Jacinto Mts and Santa Rosa Mts, uncommon
  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Penstemon
  2) clevelandii  3) connatus
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