Taxon  Report   1669    
Castilleja affinis  Hook. & Arn.  ssp. affinis 
Coast indian paintbrush,  Wight's indian paint brush
Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis
© 2002 Doreen L. Smith
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Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis
© 2008 Chris Winchell
Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Castilleja affinis ssp. insularis
PLANTS: Castilleja wightii ssp. inflata
PLANTS: Castilleja wightii ssp. anacapensis
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 15, 2019).