Taxon  Report   1685 
Castilleja campestris  (Benth.) Chuang & Heckard
Vernal pool indian paintbrush,  Yellow owl's clover
Castilleja campestris
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
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Castilleja campestris
© 2013 Ron Wolf
Castilleja campestris
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Castilleja campestris, 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.

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Castilleja campestris
© 1993 Dean Wm. Taylor
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Orthocarpus campestris
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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