Page author: David Giblin
Castilleja lutescens
yellow paintbrush

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington, chiefly in eastern Washington; British Columbia to Oregon, east to Idaho and Montana.

Habitat: Low, dry grasslands and woodlands, occasionally to high elevations in the mountains.

Flowers: May-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Castilleja lutescens (Greenm.) Rydb.
Publication: Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 1: 359. 1900.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Castilleja pallida (L.) Spreng. var. lutescens Greenm.
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Castilleja lutescens in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Castilleja lutescens checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Castilleja lutescens atlas page.

CalPhotos: Castilleja lutescens photos.

USDA Plants: Castilleja lutescens information.

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