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Johnny-nip
Castilleja ambigua
Johnny-nip Broomrape/Paintbrush
Castilleja ambigua Orobanchaceae
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common names
  Johnny-nip
  estuarine paintbrush
  paintbrush owl's-clover
accepted scientific name
  Castilleja ambigua Hook. & Arn.
rules for finding collection records
  Castilleja ambigua (478)
  Orthocarpus castillejoides (27)
family name
  Orobanchaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Jorg Fleige
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 0.5 to 1.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 1st week of September

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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