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Castilleja arachnoidea (Cobwebby indian paintbrush)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Castilleja arachnoidea

Castilleja arachnoidea Greenm.

Cobwebby Indian Paintbrush

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Castilleja arachnoidea ssp. shastensis, Castilleja filifolia, Castilleja payneae

USDA Symbol: CAAR11

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Red , Pink , Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep



Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Castilleja arachnoidea in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Castilleja arachnoidea in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Castilleja arachnoidea


Record Modified: 2022-09-27
Research By: TWC Staff

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