Taxon  Report   1730 
Castilleja rubicundula  (Jepson) Chuang & Heckard  ssp. rubicundula 
Cream sacs

Castilleja rubicundula ssp. rubicundula
© 2009 Barry Rice
Castilleja rubicundula ssp. rubicundula, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [1B.2] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Castilleja rubicundula ssp. rubicundula
© 2009 Barry Rice
Genus: Castilleja
Parent Record Castilleja rubicundula.
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.6 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
CNPS accepted name: Castilleja rubicundula var. rubicundula
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Orthocarpus lithospermoides var. bicolor
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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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 24, 2015).

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