Taxon  Report   1707 
Castilleja latifolia  Hook. & Arn.
Monterey indian paintbrush,  Seaside paintbrush
Castilleja latifolia
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Castilleja latifolia
© 2007 Aaron Schusteff
Castilleja latifolia, 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 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Castilleja latifolia
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Castilleja
Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub
Habitat: dunes, coastal [CNPS Inventory]
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CNPS: Castilleja latifolia ssp. latifolia
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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:   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2016).

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