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Digital Herbaria

Castilleja purpurea var. lindheimeri

Castilleja purpurea (Nutt.) G. Don var. lindheimeri (A. Gray) Shinners

Lindheimer's Paintbrush, Lindheimer's Prairie Paintbrush, Lindheimer's Indian Paintbrush, Prairie Paintbrush

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Castilleja purpurea var. lindheimeri

Prairie Paint-Brush


Location: N side of Canyon Lake along Hwy 32, 1.6 km W of Hwy 484.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Dry, rocky caliche, weedy areas.

Description: Perennial, 3 dm tall. Soft hairs coat stem and leaves. Corolla tube enclosed by calyx, distinct for 40% of length; lower lip of the corolla shorter, not flared, bracts orange.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: Apr 24, 1994
Specimen number: 195

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0760
Accession Date: May 25, 1994
Accession Number: 57

Annotations: (In flower & fruit) SCFRC

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