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field Indian paintbrush
Castilleja arvensis
field Indian paintbrush Broomrape/Paintbrush
Castilleja arvensis Orobanchaceae
common name
  field Indian paintbrush
accepted scientific name
  Castilleja arvensis Cham. & Schltdl.
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  Castilleja arvensis (132)
family name
Image Author: ©1997 Mark Egger
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color color color
Flower size is 0.7 to 0.9 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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Weeds of Mexico [es]
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M. Egger (75)
Weeds of Mexico (7)
Starr Environmental (3)
SEINet (1)
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