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Castilleja exserta ssp. latifolia (Wideleaf indian paintbrush)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Castilleja exserta ssp. latifolia

Castilleja exserta (A. Heller) T.I. Chuang & Heckard ssp. latifolia (S. Watson) T.I. Chuang & Heckard

Wideleaf Indian Paintbrush, Sand-dune Owl's-clover, Purple Owl's Clover

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Orthocarpus purpurascens var. latifolius


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Margin: Lobed
Breeding System: Flowers Bisexual
Fruit Type: Capsule

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Violet


Native Distribution: Endemic to California.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2011-07-15
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