Taxon  Report   1709    
Castilleja linariifolia  Benth.
Desert paintbursh,  Wyoming paintbrush
Castilleja linariifolia
© 2012 Dylan Neubauer
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Castilleja linariifolia
© 2009 Keir Morse
Castilleja linariifolia
© 2010 James M. Andre
Castilleja linariifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Castilleja linariifolia
© 2004 James M. Andre
Genus: Castilleja
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Castilleja linariifolia var. omnipubescens
PLANTS: Castilleja linearis
PLANTS: Castilleja trainii
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This plant is available commercially.
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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 20, 2019).