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Castilleja affinis (Coast indian paintbrush)
Pisapia, Robert J.

Castilleja affinis

Castilleja affinis Hook. & Arn.

Coast Indian Paintbrush

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)


USDA Symbol: caaf

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun



Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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