Castilleja foliolosa

Wildflowers Dicots Eudicots Asterids Lamiales Orobanchaceae Castilleja

Woolly Indian Paintbrush or Texas Indian Paintbrush (but it doesn’t grow in Texas).

Formerly this genus was placed in the Scrophulariaceae (figwort) family.

Seen blooming on the front side of Cold Spring trail (between the trees and Montecito Peak) on 27 Feb 2011, still blooming in May.

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