Calflora
Taxon  Report   1708    
Castilleja lemmonii  A. Gray
Lemmon's indian paintbrush,  Lemmon's paintbrush
Castilleja lemmonii
© 2016 R. Adam Chasey
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Castilleja lemmonii
© 2009 Keir Morse
Castilleja lemmonii
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Castilleja lemmonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Castilleja lemmonii
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: OROBANCHACEAE  
Genus: Castilleja
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Castilleja lassenensis
ICPN + PLANTS: Castilleja culbertsonii
More information about  Castilleja lemmonii
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 (CALE18)

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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