Calflora
Taxon  Report   11219    
Castilleja brevilobata  Piper
Short-lobed paintbrush
Castilleja brevilobata
© 1998 Gary A. Monroe
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Castilleja brevilobata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Castilleja brevilobata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Castilleja brevilobata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Oregon.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Castilleja brevilobata
© 2018 Amber Biscevic
Family: OROBANCHACEAE  
Genus: Castilleja
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Serpentine affinity: 6.2; (strict endemic)

Habitat: openings, edges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Castilleja hispida ssp. brevilobata

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Castilleja hispida ssp. brevilobata
More information about  Castilleja brevilobata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAHIB)

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2018).

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