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Last updated 6/27/2020 by David Giblin.
Castilleja elmeri Fernald[HC, HC2]
Elmer's paintbrush

Publication: Erythea 6(5): 51. 1898.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: Listings by various authors (e.g. KZ) of C. sulphurea Rydb. for WA are attributable to yellow forms of C. elmeri; there is no convincing evidence that C. sulphurea, which is primarily a Rocky Mountain species, occurs in WA.

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Castilleja angustifolia (Nutt.) G. Don var. whitedii Piper