Taxon  Report   1697 
Castilleja exserta  (A.A. Heller) Chuang & Heckard  ssp. venusta  (A.A. Heller) Chuang & Heckard
exserted Indian paintbrush, purple owl's clover
Castilleja exserta ssp. venusta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Genus: Castilleja
Parent Record Castilleja exserta.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Orthocarpus purpurascens var. venustus
TJM2 + PLANTS: Orthocarpus purpurascens var. ornatus
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2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
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[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2014).

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