Taxon  Report   1675 
Castilleja ambigua  Hook. & Arn.  ssp. insalutata  (Jepson) Chuang & Heckard
Ambiguous indian paintbrush,  Johnny nip
Castilleja ambigua ssp. insalutata
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Castilleja ambigua ssp. insalutata
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Castilleja ambigua ssp. insalutata
© 2004 Bob Huettmann
Castilleja ambigua ssp. insalutata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: [1B.1] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Castilleja ambigua ssp. insalutata
© 2004 Bob Huettmann
Genus: Castilleja
Parent Record Castilleja ambigua
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
CNPS accepted name: Castilleja ambigua var. insalutata
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Orthocarpus castillejoides var. insalutatus
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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: Feb 25, 2018).

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