CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-16sep 9-2-16
Status: record castilleja_latifolia - Fri, Oct. 21, 2016 19:43 ET c
Castilleja latifolia
common nameMonterey Coast paintbrush
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life formperennial herb hemiparasitic
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 4.3
LIST 4: Limited distribution (Watch List).
     0.3: Not very endangered in California
state rank
S4      ranking system key
global rank
G4     G4: apparently secure, but some concern
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Counties, states, regions:
Monterey (MNT), Santa Cruz (SCR)
  • Pending additional quad-level data, only county data are being provided for List 4 plants.
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Closed-cone coniferous forest (CCFrs)
•Cismontane woodland (CmWld)(openings)
•Coastal dunes (CoDns)
•Coastal scrub (CoScr)/sandy
blooming period Feb-Sep  
elevation range0 - 185 meters
Threatened by non-native plants and sand mining.
full nameCastilleja latifolia H. & A.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  CALA26 Element Code  PDSCR0D1P0
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2016. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-16sep). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Fri, Oct. 21, 2016 from

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