Calflora
Taxon  Report   1702    
Castilleja hispida  Benth.  ssp. brevilobata  (Piper) T. I. Chuang & Heckard  
(no longer an active name; please see Castilleja brevilobata)
Short lobe indian paintbrush,  Short lobed indian paintbrush
Castilleja hispida ssp. brevilobata
© 1998 Gary A. Monroe
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Castilleja hispida ssp. brevilobata, a dicot, is a perennial herb (hemiparasitic) that is native to California, Oregon.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Serpentine affinity: 6.2; (strict endemic)

Habitat: openings, edges

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN + CNPS accepted name:
Castilleja brevilobata

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Castilleja brevilobata
NOTE: Castilleja hispida ssp. brevilobata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Castilleja hispida ssp. brevilobata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAHIB)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: Jan 15, 2019).