[Paintbrushes: The Genus Castilleja West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Pacific Paintbrush, Oregon Coast Paintbrush

Castilleja affinis ssp. litoralis

Synonyms: Castilleja affinis var. litoralis, Castilleja litoralis

Pacific Paintbrush, Oregon Coast Paintbrush: Castilleja affinis ssp. litoralis (Synonyms: Castilleja affinis var. litoralis, Castilleja litoralis)

Oregon coast paintbrush beginning to bloom along the shore at the northern tip of Bayocean Spit, Tillamook Bay.........June 13, 2010.

Corolla of Pacific Paintbrush, Oregon Coast Paintbrush: Castilleja affinis ssp. litoralis (Synonyms: Castilleja affinis var. litoralis, Castilleja litoralis) - Upper stem leaves and colorful bracts of Pacific Paintbrush, Oregon Coast Paintbrush: Castilleja affinis ssp. litoralis (Synonyms: Castilleja affinis var. litoralis, Castilleja litoralis) - Close-up of the calyx and corolla of Pacific Paintbrush, Oregon Coast Paintbrush: Castilleja affinis ssp. litoralis (Synonyms: Castilleja affinis var. litoralis, Castilleja litoralis)

Additional close-ups of Oregon coast paintbrush as seen along the shore at the northern tip of Bayocean Spit, Tillamook Bay..........June 13, 2010.

Pacific Paintbrush, Oregon Coast Paintbrush: Castilleja affinis ssp. litoralis (Synonyms: Castilleja affinis var. litoralis, Castilleja litoralis) - Pacific Paintbrush, Oregon Coast Paintbrush: Castilleja affinis ssp. litoralis (Synonyms: Castilleja affinis var. litoralis, Castilleja litoralis)

Additional close-ups of Oregon coast paintbrush as seen along the shore at the northern tip of Bayocean Spit, Tillamook Bay..........June 19, 2014.

Paul Slichter