Taxon  Report   13030 
Castilleja elata  Piper
Siskiyou paintbrush

Castilleja elata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Castilleja elata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Castilleja elata
© 2005 Norman Jensen
Genus: Castilleja
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS
TJM2 + PLANTS accepted name: Castilleja miniata ssp. elata
Alternate Names:
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CNPS: Castilleja miniata ssp. elata
 More information about  Castilleja elata
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 29, 2015).

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