Calflora
Taxon  Report   1687    
Castilleja campestris  (Benth.) T. I. Chuang & Heckard  ssp. succulenta  (Hoover) T. I. Chuang & Heckard
Succulent owl's clover
Castilleja campestris ssp. succulenta, a dicot, is an annual herb (hemiparasitic) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.


It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Threatened '.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: vernal-pools

Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

CNPS accepted name:
Castilleja campestris var. succulenta

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Orthocarpus succulentus
ICPN + PLANTS: Orthocarpus campestris var. succulentus
ICPN: Castilleja succulenta
More information about  Castilleja campestris ssp. succulenta
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CACAS5)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 16, 2019).