Scrophulariaceae Castilleja densiflora ssp. densiflora

Denseflower Indian Paintbrush

Pomo, Kashaya - Other, Ceremonial Items

Use documented by:
Goodrich, Jennie and Claudia Lawson, 1980, Kashaya Pomo Plants, Los Angeles. American Indian Studies Center, University of California, Los Angeles, page 35

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Scientific name: Castilleja densiflora ssp. densiflora
USDA symbol: CADED3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Denseflower Indian Paintbrush
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Family (APG): Orobanchaceae
Native American Tribe: Pomo, Kashaya
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Ceremonial Items
Notes: Flowers used in dance wreaths at the Strawberry Festival in May.

RECRD: 794 id: 8461