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Image ID: 2013/yrt238
Hairy Beardtongue (Penstemon hirsutus)
Family: Scrophulariaceae (Figwort)
Height: 1 to 3 ft.
Blooms: June to July
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size: 1 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Elongate clusters, Fused petals, parts
Location: Youghiogheny River Trail
Notes: Wooly stem, one hairy central stamen.
- Cow Wheat
Cow wheat flowers grow in pairs. The beardtongue is violet to blue in color; cow wheat is white with a yellow spot.