The flowers are creamy white to yellow in color with purple spots in the throat, and are arranged in whorls at the top of the stem.
Location: Paradise Glacier Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
Date: August 2, 2013
With a few flowering stems up to 20 inches in height poking above a matlike plant, this is an uncommon penstemon of middle to subalpine elevations--in the photo it grows on talus near the Paradise River.
Location: Paradise River crossing on Skyline Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
Date: August 29, 2014