Castilleja applegatei var. applegatei

unknown
Endemic
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 17. Treatment on page 588.
Herbs 1–2.5(–3.5) dm. Stems usually branched. Leaves linear to lanceolate, sometimes ovate, 1.3–4.1 cm, 0–3(–5)-lobed, apex narrowly acute to acuminate. Inflorescences 3–8 × 2–5 cm; bracts distally usually red to red-orange or scarlet, 3(–5)-lobed, apex acute to acuminate. Calyces green, sometimes yellow, with red lobes, sometimes with a yellow band below lobes, 18–25 mm; abaxial and adaxial clefts 13 mm, 50% of calyx length, lateral 5–8 mm, 30% of calyx length; lobe apex acute to obtuse. Corollas 34–41 mm; tube 17–22 mm; beak 14–15 mm. 2n = 48.

Phenology: Flowering Jun–Aug.
Habitat: Dry rocky volcanic slopes, open conifer forests, subalpine.
Elevation: 2100–2800 m.

Discussion

Variety applegatei is restricted to volcanic substrates in the higher elevations of the Cascade Range in south-central Oregon between Crater Lake and Newberry Crater.

References

None.

Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.

AuthorJ. Mark Egger +, Peter F. Zika +, Barbara L. Wilson +, Richard E. Brainerd + and Nick Otting +
Authorityunknown +
DistributionOreg. +
Elevation2100–2800 m. +
HabitatDry rocky volcanic slopes, open conifer forests, subalpine. +
PhenologyFlowering Jun–Aug. +
Publication titleErythea +
Publication year1898 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f6b125a955440c0872999024f038d74684f65921/coarse grained fna xml/V17/V17 1027.xml +
Special statusEndemic +
SynonymsEuchroma + and Oncorhynchus +
Taxon familyOrobanchaceae +
Taxon nameCastilleja applegatei var. applegatei +
Taxon parentCastilleja applegatei +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 17 +