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obscure Indian paintbrush
Castilleja cryptantha
obscure Indian paintbrush Broomrape/Paintbrush
Castilleja cryptantha Orobanchaceae
common name
  obscure Indian paintbrush
accepted scientific name
  Castilleja cryptantha Pennell & G.N. Jones
rules for finding collection records
  Castilleja cryptantha (14)
family name
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color color color
Flower size is 0.6 to 0.75 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present

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