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Christ's Indian paintbrush
Castilleja christii
Christ's Indian paintbrush Broomrape/Paintbrush
Castilleja christii Orobanchaceae
common name
  Christ's Indian paintbrush
accepted scientific name
  Castilleja christii N.H. Holmgren
rules for finding collection records
  Castilleja christii (49)
family name
Image Author: ©1985 Mark Egger
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 1.6 to 2.4 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru 2nd week of August

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
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