Taxon  Report   1714 
Castilleja miniata  Hook.  ssp. miniata 
Giant red indian paintbrush,  Scarlet indian paintbrush
Castilleja miniata ssp. miniata
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
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Castilleja miniata ssp. miniata
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Castilleja miniata ssp. miniata
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Castilleja miniata ssp. 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 ssp. miniata
© 2006 Steve Matson
Family: OROBANCHACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Castilleja
Parent Record Castilleja miniata
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.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Castilleja confusa
PLANTS: Castilleja gracillima
PLANTS: Castilleja inconstans
TJM2 + PLANTS: Castilleja oblongifolia
More information about  Castilleja miniata ssp. miniata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 28, 2016).

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