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parrothead Indian paintbrush
Castilleja pilosa
parrothead Indian paintbrush Broomrape/Paintbrush
Castilleja pilosa Orobanchaceae
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common name
  parrothead Indian paintbrush
accepted scientific name
  Castilleja pilosa (S. Watson) Rydb.
rules for finding collection records
  Castilleja longispica (51)
  Castilleja pilosa (1122)
family name
  Orobanchaceae
Image Author: ©1998 Mark Egger
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is .5 to .85 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru end of August

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
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