Taxon  Report   1714    
Castilleja miniata  Douglas ex Hook.  ssp. miniata 
Giant red indian paintbrush,  Scarlet indian paintbrush
Castilleja miniata ssp. miniata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Castilleja oblongifolia
PLANTS: Castilleja confusa
PLANTS: Castilleja gracillima
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More information about  Castilleja miniata ssp. miniata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Nov 22, 2019).