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Castilleja lineariloba  (Benth.) T. I. Chuang & Heckard
Sagebrush indian paintbrush,   Thin lobed owl's clover,   Valley tassels
Castilleja lineariloba is an annual herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
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Genus: Castilleja
Family: Orobanchaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEFOrthocarpus linearilobus
Information about  Castilleja lineariloba from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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[Wikipedia] Range, Description: Castilleja lineariiloba (orth. var. C. lineariloba) is a species of Indian paintbrush known by the common name sagebrush Indian paintbrush that is endemic to the grasslands of the Sierra Nevada foothills in California. Description Castilleja lineariiloba is an annual herb growing up to about 45 centimeters tall. The leaves are up to about 7 centimeters long and covered in glandular hairs. The large inflorescence is made up of many greenish bracts tipped in white, yellow, or pale purple. Between the bracts are the pouched, lipped flowers, which may be white, yellow, or rose in color, and sometimes speckled with darker shades. (contributed by Mary Ann Machi)

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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals. [web application]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 05/19/2024).