Pale Indian Paintbrush, Port Clarence Indian Paintbrush
Castilleja caudata var. caudata
Synonyms: Castilleja pallida ssp. caudata, Castilleja pallida var. caudata
Inflorescence of pale indian paintbrush.
Close-ups of the bracts, calyces, corollas and mid stem leaves of pale indian paintbrush. Note that the lower lip of the corolla is distinctly lobed and is up to one-third the length of the upper lobe. The lateral calyx lobes are linear in shape and 3-8 mm long. The leaves of the mid-stem are entire.