Taxon  Report   1712 
Castilleja miniata  Hook.
Great Red Paintbrush, scarlet paintbrush
Castilleja miniata, a dicot, is a perennial 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 miniata
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Castilleja miniata
© 2007 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: OROBANCHACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Castilleja
Subspecies and Varieties:
Castilleja miniata ssp. elata
Castilleja miniata ssp. miniata
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Castilleja miniata  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CAMI12)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: Jul 24, 2014).

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