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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

Castellija purpurea var. lindheimeri

Prairie or Lindheimer Paintbrush


Location: Street crossing of Marnock and Cross XD in Helotes.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Open field with sparse vegetation, full sun.

Description: Lower leaves linear and sessile; corolla protrudes 8 mm, falcate, 30 & 36 mm, yellow-green w/mouth margins colored red, galea w/pronounced teeth, calyx and bracts bright orange-red; calyx segments half length of total 10-12 mm, lower lip corolla 9 mm.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Apr 27, 1994
Specimen number: 94

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0791
Accession Date: May 28, 1994
Accession Number: 59

Annotations: SCXFB (In flower & fruit)

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