penstemon definition

  • noun:
    • Any of many flowers of the genus Penstemon, indigenous to the united states and east Asia, having contrary leaves, plants with a usually two-lipped, variously colored corolla, and capsules containing numerous seeds. Also called beardtongue.
    • Any of the genus Penstemon, the beardtongues.

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