Rocky Mountain Penstemon (Beardtongue)
Penstemon strictus
Scrophulariaceae (Figwort) Family

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Photos ©Nicky Davis
Flowers, stems and leaves, September 16, 2005, Albion Basin, Little Cottonwood Canyon, Salt Lake County, Utah
Description:  1 foot tall, flower is blue to purple, Leaves are opposite, lance shaped. 
"This plant was growing outside it's natural range.  It was inroduced into Albion Basin as part of a re-seeding project."  Bill Gray

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