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Castilleja nelsonii
Rincon Mountain Indian paintbrush Broomrape/Paintbrush
Castilleja nelsonii Orobanchaceae
common name
  Rincon Mountain Indian paintbrush
accepted scientific name
  Castilleja nelsonii Eastw.
rules for finding collection records
  Castilleja austromontana (271)
  Castilleja nelsonii (41)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Patrick Alexander
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of May thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
Reasearch done by Mark Egger suggest that Castilleja austromontana is the same as Castilleja nelsonii.
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