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snow Indian paintbrush
Castilleja nivea
snow Indian paintbrush Broomrape/Paintbrush
Castilleja nivea Orobanchaceae
common name
  snow Indian paintbrush
accepted scientific name
  Castilleja nivea Pennell & Ownbey
rules for finding collection records
  Castilleja nivea (74)
family name
Image Author: ©2006 Mark Egger
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.75 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of June thru end of August

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
Links to Plant Photos
M. Egger (56)
Cal Photos (3)
SEINet (1)
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Native Plant Status
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