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Castilleja campestris ssp. campestris (Vernal pool indian paintbrush)
Cox, Fran

Castilleja campestris ssp. campestris

Castilleja campestris (Benth.) T.I. Chuang & Heckard ssp. campestris

Vernal Pool Indian Paintbrush, Yellow Owl's Clover

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Orthocarpus campestris

USDA Symbol: CACAC14

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

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

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug



Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-05-18
Research By: CBR

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