Taxon  Report   1721 
Castilleja nana  Eastw.
Dwarf alpine indian paintbrush,  Dwarf alpine paintbrush
Castilleja nana
© 2008 Dan Shimmon
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Castilleja nana
© 2005 Steve Matson
Castilleja nana
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Castilleja nana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Castilleja nana
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Castilleja
Alpine Fell-fields, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Castilleja lapidicola
More information about  Castilleja nana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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: Feb 20, 2018).

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