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Castilleja septentrionalis Lindl.
Labrador Indian paintbrush, Pale painted cup
Synonym(s): Castilleja acuminata, Castilleja pallida ssp. septentrionalis, Castilleja pallida var. septentrionalis
USDA Symbol: case4
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Castilleja septentrionalis has whitish or creamy bracts, often suffused with bronze or dull purple, and is found from Manitoba east to Newfoundland and south to Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Michigan, and Minnesota.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Notes: cream, tinged with purple
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2011-02-07
Research By: TWC Staff