Calflora
Taxon  Report   1671    
Castilleja affinis  Hook. & Arn.  ssp. neglecta  (E. M. Zeile) T. I. Chuang & Heckard
Tiburon indian paintbrush
Castilleja affinis ssp. neglecta
© 2008 Doreen L. Smith
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Castilleja affinis ssp. neglecta
© 2008 Lech Naumovich
Castilleja affinis ssp. neglecta
© Dr. Robert Thomas and Margaret Orr1999 California Academy of Sciences
Castilleja affinis ssp. neglecta, a dicot, is a perennial herb (hemiparasitic) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.


It is listed by the State of California as Threatened and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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Castilleja affinis ssp. neglecta
© 2014 Christopher Gurney
Communities: Valley Grassland

Serpentine affinity: 6.1; (strict endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

CNPS accepted name:
Castilleja affinis var. neglecta

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Castilleja neglecta
More information about  Castilleja affinis ssp. neglecta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAAFN2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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