Calflora
Taxon  Report   6103    
Pedicularis densiflora  Hook.
Indian warrior,  Warrior's plume
Pedicularis densiflora
© 2017 Joshua Borkowski
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Pedicularis densiflora
© 2018 Matt Berger
Pedicularis densiflora
© 2018 Mary Conway
Pedicularis densiflora, 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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Pedicularis densiflora
© 2018 Lynn Overtree
Family: OROBANCHACEAE  
Genus: Pedicularis
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Pedicularis aurantiaca
ICPN: Pedicularis densiflora ssp. aurantiaca
ICPN: Pedicularis densiflora ssp. densiflora
More information about  Pedicularis densiflora
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

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (PEDE)

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 16, 2019).