Taxon  Report   13027 
Castilleja leschkeana  J.T. Howell
Point reyes paintbrush
Castilleja leschkeana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1A (presumed extinct).   8th Edition

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Genus: Castilleja
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More information about  Castilleja leschkeana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Castilleja:  named for Professor Domingo Castillejo (1744-1793), a Spanish botanist and instructor of botany at Cadiz, Spain (contributed by Cynthia Powell)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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