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Rhexia-leaf Indian Paintbrush - Castilleja rhexiifolia


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4

Agency Status
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BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 7

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General Description
Perennial. Stems erect or ascending, usually simple, 10–30 cm. Herbage glabrate. Leaves lanceolate, 3–6 cm long, mostly entire. Inflorescence viscid-villous; bracts reddish-purple, ovate, entire or with a pair of small lateral lobes. Flowers: calyx 16–25 mm long, primary clefts slightly greater adjacent to the corolla lip, ultimate lobes rounded to acute, 2–4 mm long; corolla green to red, 24–32 mm long, galea 8–12 mm long, lower lip 1–4 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, UT and CO (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 3

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Rhexia-leaf Indian Paintbrush — Castilleja rhexiifolia.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from