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Peirson's paintbrush
Castilleja peirsonii
Peirson's paintbrush Broomrape/Paintbrush
Castilleja peirsonii Orobanchaceae
common name
  Peirson's paintbrush
accepted scientific name
  Castilleja peirsonii Eastw.
rules for finding collection records
  Castilleja peirsonii (100)
family name
Image Author: ©1993 Mark Egger
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.6 to 1.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru 2nd week of September

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Castilleja peirsonii is sometimes included in C. parviflora
Links to Plant Photos
M. Egger (47)
Cal Photos (17)
Wikimedia Commons (4)
Sharnoff Photography (3)
SEINet (1)
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