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Castilleja purpurea
downy Indian paintbrush Broomrape/Paintbrush
Castilleja purpurea Orobanchaceae
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common name
  downy Indian paintbrush
accepted scientific name
  Castilleja purpurea (Nutt.) G. Don
rules for finding collection records
  Castilleja purpurea (199)
  exclude Castilleja purpurea citrina
  exclude Castilleja purpurea citrina
  exclude Castilleja purpurea lindheimeri
family name
  Orobanchaceae
Image Author: ©1997 Mark Egger
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of March thru end of May

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
Links to Plant Photos
M. Egger (105)
UT Austin BIO 406D (4)
Wikimedia Commons (3)
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