Taxon  Report   1684    
Castilleja brevistyla  (Hoover) T. I. Chuang & Heckard
Short style owl's clover,  Shortstyle indian paintbrush
Castilleja brevistyla
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Castilleja brevistyla
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Castilleja brevistyla
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Castilleja brevistyla, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Castilleja brevistyla
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Castilleja
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Orthocarpus brevistylus
ICPN: Orthocarpus brevistyla
More information about  Castilleja brevistyla
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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 19, 2019).