Golden Indian Paintbrush (Castilleja levisecta)


Castilleja Levisecta, or more commonly know as Golden Indian Paintbrush, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Castilleja. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Castilleja Levisecta or Golden Indian Paintbrush's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Oregon and Washington.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Castilleja
  • Family: Scrophulariaceae
  • Order: Scrophulariales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • Federal T/E Status: Threatened
  • Federal T/E Common Name: golden Indian paintbrush
  • State T/E Status: OR (E) WA (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: OR (golden paintbrush) WA (golden paintbrush)

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