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Castilleja subinclusa ssp. franciscana

Castilleja subinclusa Greene ssp. franciscana (Pennell) T.I. Chuang & Heckard

Longleaf Indian Paintbrush, Franciscan Paintbrush, Franciscan Indian Paintbrush

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Castilleja franciscana, Castilleja subinclusa var. franciscana


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Lanceolate
Fruit Type: Capsule

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Orange , Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May


Native Distribution: Coastal California, endemic.
Native Habitat: Evergreen forest, grasslands, coastal areas.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2011-07-26
Research By: WMWW

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