4th Annual Penstemon Festival

4th Annual Penstemon Festival

Utah Native Plant Society 4th Annual Penstemon Festival June 8th & 9th 2012 Sevier County Fair Grounds 400 East 200 South – Richfield, Utah Friday June 8th Afternoon Activities 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Native Plant Sale and Gardeners Market, Featuring Garden Art,...

Tahoka Daisy

Tahoka Daisy Machaeranthera tanacetifolia   A biennial that grows to 18 inches high, with narrow-petaled purple one inch daisy flowers with yellow centers. Leaves are narrow, soft dark gray-green. Downy seed heads are wind-dispersed leaving a golden brown star,...

Sego Lily

Sego Lily Calochortus nuttalli   A perennial that grows to 8 inches high, from bulbs, with grass-like leaves and large three-petal cup-shaped flowers. A common plant of the foothills, used as an emergency food by the pioneers. The sego lily is the Utah state...

Rocky Mountain Penstemon

Rocky Mountain Penstemon Penstemon strictus   An upright perennial that grows to 3 feet, with broad evergreen leaves and clusters of snapdragon-like dark blue-violet flowers. Drought tolerant and requires full sun. Begins flowering in its second year from seed....