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Mendocino Coast Indian-paintbrush (Castilleja mendocinensis)

Mendocino Coast Indian Paintbrush on the Mendocino Headlands Photo Credit: Caroline Iacuaniello
  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Orobanchaceae
  • State: CA, OR
  • Nature Serve ID: 136542
  • Lifeform: Subshrub, Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Mendocino Coast Indian-paintbrush (Castilleja mendocinensis) located in the wild?

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Mendocino Coast Indian-paintbrush can be found in California, Oregon

Which CPC Partners conserve Mendocino Coast Indian-paintbrush (Castilleja mendocinensis)?

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Taxon Castilleja mendocinensis
Authority Eastw.
Family Orobanchaceae
CPC Number 9719
ITIS 501327
Duration Perennial
Common Names Mendocino Coast Indian Paintbrush
Associated Scientific Names Castilleja mendocinensis
State Rank
State State Rank
California S2
Oregon S1
Ecological Relationships


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