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Castilleja parviflora var. oreopola (Henry indian paintbrush)
Pyle, Lynn

Castilleja parviflora var. oreopola

Castilleja parviflora Bong. var. oreopola (Greenm.) Ownbey

Henry Indian Paintbrush

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Castilleja henryae, Castilleja oreopola

USDA Symbol: capao

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

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

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep



Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2022-03-17
Research By: TWC Staff

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