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Castilleja rigida (Rigid indian paintbrush)
Anderson, Wynn

Castilleja rigida

Castilleja rigida Eastw.

Rigid Indian Paintbrush

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Castilleja latebracteata

USDA Symbol: CARI12

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Inflorescence: Spike
Fruit Type: Capsule

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red



Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-06-10
Research By: TWC Staff

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