Castilleja coccinea (Indian Paintbrush)
- Common Names: Indian paintbrush
- Lifespan: Annual
- Zones: N/A
- Type: Forb
Castilleja coccinea, or Indian paintbrush, is native to the eastern half of the United States; it grows in prairies, meadows, fields, roadsides and railroad tracks. The plant is hemiparasitic and requires a host plant to attach to, to help it grow.
In our yard, this grows in the Prairie.
Our growing score: 8
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