Penstemon Etna   
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Penstemon Etna
ntroduced Photo: Thingnam Girija
Common name: Penstemon Etna
Botanical name: Penstemon 'Etna'    Family: Scrophulariaceae (dog flower family)

This flower may be confused with foxgloves. Penstamons are elegant, semi-evergreen perennials, valued for their spires of tubular foxglove-like flowers, in white and shades of pink, red and purple, held above lance shaped leaves. Penstemon Etna have red flowers, white throat streaked purple flowering late June onwards.
Photographed in Nainital
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