scarlet bugler

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Related to scarlet bugler: Penstemon barbatus, Penstemon centranthifolius
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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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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.
Castro Crest, up Corral Canyon Road off Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu: Take trail leading down into Solstice Canyon for best view of mariposa lily, popcorn flower, scarlet bugler, lupine.