Taxon  Report   1695 
Castilleja exserta  (A. Heller) T. I. Chuang & Heckard  ssp. exserta 
Exserted indian paintbrush,  Pale purple owlclover, Purple owl's clover
Castilleja exserta ssp. exserta
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
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Castilleja exserta ssp. exserta
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Castilleja exserta ssp. exserta
© 2008 Doreen L. Smith
Castilleja exserta ssp. exserta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Castilleja exserta ssp. exserta
© 2004 Keir Morse
Genus: Castilleja
Parent Record Castilleja exserta
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Orthocarpus exsertus
PLANTS: Orthocarpus purpurascens var. pallidus
PLANTS: Orthocarpus purpurascens var. palmeri
ICPN + PLANTS: Orthocarpus purpurascens
ICPN: Orthocarpus purpurascens incl var. pallidus
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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: Sep 20, 2018).

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