Castilleja miniata


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Noun1.Castilleja miniata - wildflower of western North America having ragged clusters of crimson or scarlet flowersCastilleja miniata - wildflower of western North America having ragged clusters of crimson or scarlet flowers
painted cup, Indian paintbrush - any of various plants of the genus Castilleja having dense spikes of hooded flowers with brightly colored bracts
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One main highway (Highway 40) runs through the Kananaskis Valley in a north-south orientation, with roadsides primarily composed of managed (mowed) grassy areas containing numerous forbs (for example, Achillea millefolium, Castilleja miniata, Hedysarum sulphurescens, Taraxacum officinale), sedges (Carex spp.
Castilleja miniata, Anemone multifida) with sparse tree cover (mostly lodgepole pine, Pinus contorta) and interspersed shrubs (buffalo-berry, Shepherdia canadensis; wild rose, Rosa acicularis; shrubby cinquefoil, Potentilla fruticosa, and juniper, Juniperus communis and J.