Taxon  Report   1708    
Castilleja lemmonii  A. Gray
Lemmon's indian paintbrush,  Lemmon's paintbrush
Castilleja lemmonii
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
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Castilleja lemmonii
© 2009 Keir Morse
Castilleja lemmonii
© 2009 Keir Morse
Castilleja lemmonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Castilleja lemmonii
© 2016 R. Adam Chasey
Genus: Castilleja
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Castilleja lassenensis
ICPN + PLANTS: Castilleja culbertsonii
More information about  Castilleja lemmonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 17, 2019).