Taxon  Report   1697 
Castilleja exserta  (A. Heller) T. I. Chuang & Heckard  ssp. venusta  (A. Heller) T. I. Chuang & Heckard
Exserted indian paintbrush,  Purple owl's clover
Castilleja exserta ssp. venusta
© 2015 Jorg Fleige & Mimi Fleige
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Castilleja exserta ssp. venusta
© 2015 Keir Morse
Castilleja exserta ssp. venusta
© 2005 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Castilleja exserta ssp. venusta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Castilleja exserta ssp. venusta
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Genus: Castilleja
Parent Record Castilleja exserta
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Orthocarpus purpurascens var. venustus
ICPN + PLANTS: Orthocarpus purpurascens var. ornatus
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 15, 2018).

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