Synonyms: Castilleja gyroloba Pennell C. roseana Eastwood
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 17. Treatment on page 625. Mentioned on page 572, 609, 633.

Herbs 2–8 dm. Stems: hairs long, sometimes short, soft. Leaves 0 (–5) -lobed. Bracts distally red, orange-red, or pale orange, rarely yellow, broadly lanceolate to oblong, 0–5-lobed; lobes linear or often narrowly oblanceolate, long. Calyces proximally pale green or green, sometimes with a yellow central band, 14–26 mm; abaxial and adaxial clefts 3–8 mm, 20–44% of calyx length; lobes broadly lanceolate to ovate or oblong, apex acute, obtuse, or rounded. Corolla beaks 9–18 (–23) mm; abaxial lip deep green with white teeth or red with green teeth. 2n = 24, 48, 72.


Phenology: Flowering Mar–Sep.
Habitat: Chaparral, dry rocky or gravelly slopes, open conifer forests, sagebrush steppes.
Elevation: 100–2900 m.

Distribution

Calif., Mexico (Baja California)

Discussion

Variety martini has a wide distribution across California west of the Sierra Nevada crest and extends south to the Sierra San Pedro Mártir in northern Baja California. It occurs from low elevations to the montane zone.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

"medium" is not a number.

72 +, 48 +  and 24 +
0.3 cm3 mm <br />0.003 m <br /> (0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br />) +
not inflated +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br />) +
5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br /> (6.5 cm65 mm <br />0.065 m <br />) +
green to sometimes +
Rounded (?) +, Obtuse (?) +  and Acute (?) +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br />) +
J. Mark Egger +, Peter F. Zika +, Barbara L. Wilson +, Richard E. Brainerd +  and Nick Otting +
Abrams +
2.1 cm21 mm <br />0.021 m <br /> (2.3 cm23 mm <br />0.023 m <br />) +
0.9 cm9 mm <br />0.009 m <br /> (2.1 cm21 mm <br />0.021 m <br />) +
not +, leathery +  and fleshy +
yellow;pale orange;orange-red;pale orange;orange-red;red +
0-5-lobed +, broadly lanceolate +  and oblong +
2.6 cm26 mm <br />0.026 m <br /> (2.8 cm28 mm <br />0.028 m <br />) +
lateral +  and deeper +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br />) +
green +  and pale green +
2-lobed +, lobed +  and tubular +
1.4 cm14 mm <br />0.014 m <br /> (2.6 cm26 mm <br />0.026 m <br />) +
taprooted;fibrous-rooted or rhizomatous +
fleshy +  and woody +
1.9 cm19 mm <br />0.019 m <br /> (2.2 cm22 mm <br />0.022 m <br />) +
1.8 cm18 mm <br />0.018 m <br /> (2.3 cm23 mm <br />0.023 m <br />) +
0.9 cm9 mm <br />0.009 m <br /> (1.8 cm18 mm <br />0.018 m <br />) +
purple +, pink +, red +, orange +, yellow +, white +, green +  and pale greenish +
straight +  and slightly curved +
2.2 cm22 mm <br />0.022 m <br /> (4.5 cm45 mm <br />0.045 m <br />) +
Calif. +  and Mexico (Baja California) +
100–2900 m. +
spreading-hairy +  and glabrous +
2 +  and 1 +
indehiscent +, septicidal +, loculicidal +  and dehiscence +
Chaparral, dry rocky or gravelly slopes, open conifer forests, sagebrush steppes. +
much-branched +, unbranched +  and eglandular +
stipitate-glandular +
axillary +  and terminal +
spiral +, whorled +, alternate +  and opposite +
deciduous +
basal +  and cauline +
0(-5)-lobed +
arising +, spreading +, ascending +  and ascending-spreading +
3 +, 2 +  and 4 +
broadly lanceolate +  and ovate or oblong +
subequal +
5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br /> (6.5 cm65 mm <br />0.065 m <br />) +
green to sometimes +
obtuse +, rounded +, 0-5-lobed +, involute +, flat +, wavy +, ovate +, linear +, lanceolate +  and oblong +
obtuse;rounded +
tenuinucellate +  and unitegmic +
campylotropous-like +
Flowering Mar–Sep. +
Bull. S. Calif. Acad. Sci. +
20 +  and 100 +
trapezoidal +, oblong-ovoid +, pyramidal +  and ovoid +
non-secund +  and secund +
elongate +
subequal +
branched +  and unbranched +
sprawling +  and prostrate +
aerial +  and subterranean +
ascending +  and erect +
several;many +
not fleshy +
2-lobed +  and entire +
Castilleja gyroloba +  and C. roseana +
Castilleja martini var. martini +
Castilleja martini +
variety +
red +, green +  and white +
shallow +
reduced +
0.05 cm0.5 mm <br />5.0e-4 m <br /> (0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br />) +
1.1 cm11 mm <br />0.011 m <br /> (2.2 cm22 mm <br />0.022 m <br />) +