Endemic
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 17. Treatment on page 658. Mentioned on page 659.

Herbs 4–4.5 dm. Stems greenish, sometimes dull reddish, hairs spreading, short to long. Leaves green, linear-lanceolate to narrowly lanceolate, margins plane; lobe apex acute. Inflorescences 6–21 × 2–4 cm; bracts green to purple throughout, or distally bright red to orange or salmon, (0–) 3-lobed. Calyces proximally green to purple, distally red to orange, 20–30 mm; abaxial clefts 15–20 mm, adaxial 12–13 mm, lateral 3–5 mm; lobe apex acute to acuminate. Corollas 31–42 mm; beak exceeding calyx but beak, abaxial lip, and often part of tube usually exserted out abaxial cleft; beak adaxially green to yellow-green, rarely yellow, margins red to orange, rarely yellow, not strongly contrasting with color of calyces; abaxial lip green; teeth green to purple, sometimes red at tip, 0.6 mm. 2n = ca. 72.


Phenology: Flowering Apr–Jul.
Habitat: Brushy openings in pine-oak woods.
Elevation: 200–2200 m.

Discussion

Variety subinclusa is endemic to openings in the western foothills of the Sierra Nevada from Placer County south to Calaveras County in central California. It is geographically replaced by var. franciscana to the west and by var. jepsonii to the south and southwest.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

"acute" is not a number."medium" is not a number.

1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br /> (2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br />) +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br />) +
lateral +  and deeper +
0.3 cm3 mm <br />0.003 m <br /> (0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br />) +
Acute (?) +  and Acuminate (?) +
J. Mark Egger +, Peter F. Zika +, Barbara L. Wilson +, Richard E. Brainerd +  and Nick Otting +
Greene +
subequal +
1.3 cm13 mm <br />0.013 m <br /> (2.1 cm21 mm <br />0.021 m <br />) +
not +, leathery +  and fleshy +
distally bright red;orange or salmon +
(0-)3-lobed +
proximally green +  and purple distally red +
2-lobed +, lobed +  and tubular +
2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br /> (3 cm30 mm <br />0.03 m <br />) +
taprooted;fibrous-rooted or rhizomatous +
fleshy +  and woody +
purple +, pink +, red +, orange +, yellow +, white +, green +  and pale greenish +
straight +  and slightly curved +
3.1 cm31 mm <br />0.031 m <br /> (4.2 cm42 mm <br />0.042 m <br />) +
0(-3)-lobed;sometimes broadly lanceolate;oblong or elliptic +
200–2200 m. +
spreading-hairy +  and glabrous +
2 +  and 1 +
indehiscent +, septicidal +, loculicidal +  and dehiscence +
Brushy openings in pine-oak woods. +
much-branched +, unbranched +  and eglandular +
stipitate-glandular +
short to long +
axillary +  and terminal +
spiral +, whorled +, alternate +  and opposite +
deciduous +
basal +  and cauline +
linear-lanceolate;narrowly lanceolate +
2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br /> (10.5 cm105 mm <br />0.105 m <br />) +
not fleshy +
above mid lobes +, arising +, spreading +  and erect +
3 +, 2 +  and 4 +
linear +  and narrowly triangular +
subequal +
yellow +, red +  and orange +
short-stipitate-glandular +
tenuinucellate +  and unitegmic +
campylotropous-like +
Flowering Apr–Jul. +
20 +  and 100 +
trapezoidal +, oblong-ovoid +, pyramidal +  and ovoid +
non-secund +  and secund +
elongate +
subequal +
branched +  and unbranched +
reddish +  and greenish +
sprawling +  and prostrate +
aerial +  and subterranean +
leaning +, erect +  and ascending +
not fleshy +
2-lobed +  and entire +
Euchroma +  and Oncorhynchus +
Castilleja subinclusa var. subinclusa +
Castilleja subinclusa +
variety +
red +, green +  and purple +
shallow;deep +
reduced +
0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br /> (?) +
1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br /> (2.9 cm29 mm <br />0.029 m <br />) +