Taxon  Report   1689 
Castilleja cinerea  A. Gray
Ash gray indian paintbrush,  Ashgray indian paintbrush
Castilleja cinerea
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Castilleja cinerea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (hemiparasitic) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .

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Castilleja cinerea
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Family: OROBANCHACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Castilleja
Communities:
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: meadows, openings, pebble-plain [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Castilleja cinerea
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: Feb 07, 2016).

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