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Stiff Yellowish Indian Paintbrush - Castilleja lutescens


Global Rank: G4G5
State Rank: S4

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General Description
Perennial. Stems erect, simple or branched, 12–50 cm. Herbage puberulent. Leaves linear-lanceolate, 3–6 cm long, mostly entire. Inflorescence glandular-puberulent to villous; bracts yellow-tipped, lanceolate with 1 to 3 pairs of narrow lateral lobes, shorter than the galea. Flowers: calyx 14–22 mm long, primary clefts ca. equal, ultimate lobes acute to acuminate, 1–3 mm long; corolla 16–25 mm long, galea 4–8 mm long, lower lip 3–5 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Unknown/Undetermined
 


Range Comments
BC, AB south to OR, ID and MT (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 13

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Habitat
Grasslands, meadows, open forest; valleys, montane (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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