scarlet bugler


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Noun1.scarlet bugler - plant with bright red tubular flowers in long narrow clusters near tips of erect stems; coastal ranges from central California southward
wild flower, wildflower - wild or uncultivated flowering plant
genus Penstemon, Penstemon - large genus of subshrubs or herbs having showy blue or purple or red or yellow or white flowers; mostly western North America
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Some excellent plants are native honeysuckles such as red honeysuckle and twinberry; most varieties of sages or salvia; many types of columbine including crimson, Canadian and western; and perennial penstemons such as scarlet bugler or firebird.
Area flowers, such as the scarlet bugler, are incorporated into the labels.
Here are thick stands of trees - Douglas fir, blue spruce, quaking aspen - and verdant meadows that burst forth in summer with wildflowers: the bright yellow of the hairy gold aster (that really is its name), the aptly named scarlet bugler, the purple of fleabane and lupine.