Taxon  Report   1694 
Castilleja exserta  (A.A. Heller) Chuang & Heckard
Owl's clover,  purple owl's clover
Castilleja exserta, 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 exserta
© 2005 Robert Sivinski
Castilleja exserta
© 2006 Steve Matson
Communities:
Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Chaparral
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Family: OROBANCHACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Castilleja
Subspecies and Varieties:
Castilleja exserta ssp. exserta
Castilleja exserta ssp. latifolia
Castilleja exserta ssp. venusta
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Orthocarpus purpurascens
 Information about  Castilleja exserta  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CAEX14)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 24, 2014).

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