Penstemon crandallii - (P. caespitosus)
Collected at 9,500'
This tough, drought tolerant, altitude adapted Penstemon can grow right out of the road base. It can cover the ground with hundreds of these sweet little mounds of color. Great for rock gardens or places with lean soil. Grows 1-6".
30 days moist stratification or plant in fall. Barely cover the seed with sand.