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Monterey Indian paintbrush
Castilleja latifolia
Monterey Indian paintbrush Broomrape/Paintbrush
Castilleja latifolia Orobanchaceae
common name
  Monterey Indian paintbrush
accepted scientific name
  Castilleja latifolia Hook. & Arn.
rules for finding collection records
  Castilleja latifolia (396)
  exclude Castilleja latifolia mendocinensis
family name
Image Author: ©2001 Mark Egger
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed last week of December thru 1st week of October

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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