Castilleja unalaschcensis

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Alaska Paintbrush: for more photos, see Sitka Nature Photo Gallery for Castilleja unalaschcensis
Alaska Paintbrush (Castilleja unalaschcensis): Perennial herb with simple, linear leaves and showy yellow bracts that is common in well drained meadows from sea level to the treeline.

Many collections in ARCTOS, especially from the outer coast and the northern mainland.

Pacific Northwest (southern BC to closest Aleutian Islands) endemic.

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Other References

  • Muller: gen; meadows, near beaches, common
  • Hall 2010: "Subalpine meadows, open woods and tidal flats. Common."

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