Lesser Indian Paintbrush syn. Marsh Indian Paintbrush
Castilleja exilis syn. C. minor ssp. minor
syn. Orobanchaceae (Broomrape Family)
Utah Range Map
August 22, 2004 - LeBarron Point, Utah County, Utah - ©Nicky Davis
Size: 3 feet tall annual. Flowers: start halfway up the stem but just the very top is colored scarlet or orange. Blooms: June to August.. Habitat: in wet soil in valleys.
Host plant for the Fulvia and Leanira Checkerspot Butterfly
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