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Castilleja coccinea

Phonetic Spelling
kas-tee-LAY-uh kok-SIN-ee-uh
Description

Foliage:

Hairy, simple-stemmed plant

Flower:

Upper leaves (bracts) are deeply 3-5 cleft and tipped with bright red (sometimes pink or white)

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#NC native
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#NC native
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Castilleja
    Species:
    coccinea
    Family:
    Orobanchaceae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Central Canada to E. U.S.A
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Native Plant
    Wildflower
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Drainage:
    Moist
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Pink
    White
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Petals:
    4-5 petals/rays
    Flower Description:
    Upper leaves (bracts) are deeply 3-5 cleft and tipped with bright red (sometimes pink or white)
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Hairs Present:
    Yes
    Leaf Description:
    Hairy, simple-stemmed plant
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Attracts:
    Hummingbirds
    Songbirds