Scientific Name: Castilleja
Common Names: Indian Paintbrush
Brightly colored tips of the petal look like they've been dipped in brilliant paint. Colors can vary from scarlet to orange, cream, yellow and occasionally purple. Paintbrushes grow throughout the state and bloom in early spring.
Plant Family: Scrophulariaceae
Sightings: West of Brenham on US 290 , Becker Dr & Stone Hill Dr in Brenham , Hwy 105 East from Brenham to Washington , FM 390 and Hoddeville School Rd , 71 Columbus to Austin , Hwy 71 Austin to Columbus , Buffalo Bayou , Washington, Austin & Fayette Counties , Washington-On-The-Brazos Park. , Hwy 29 between Burnet and Llano , Many , Hwy 281 between Burnet and Johnson City , us 90 alt east of gonzalas , Flewellen and Whitman , Flewellen Rd , Katherine P. Raines Rd and Hwy 4 , us 90 alt east side of seguin , I-10 West Bound from Weimar to Flatonia , Austin, Big Bend, San Antonio , New Berlin, Stockdale, Pleasanton , Poteet/Somerset Area , hwy 281 three rivers , Mason, Llano and Gillespie Counties , Around La Grange , Sand Branch Church FM 2504 , Fredericksburg to Tow and back , County Road 315 off TX 16 , Hwy 87 and Art-Hedwigs Hill Road , Willow City Loop and 16 , Hwy 29 between 1431 and Llano , Lytle, Natalia, Somerset , Hwy 359 and Hwy 290 , West of Austin on 71 and 290 , Hwy 16 & Hwy 29 , 1323 off 281,Willow Loop,Llano,M. Falls , Willow City - Willow Loop Rd , Bleiblerville, Nelsonville, Industry , 362,2988 Whitehall 2754 and 159 Industry , 1604, FM 3432, & CR 324 , Highway 16 south of Llano , IH-410 & University Way , Loop 337 , Hwy 6 N La Salle , I-35 south of West, Tx , Goliad, TX , Hwy 180 just east Clark Lake Road , Meadowview Nature Park, Highway 34 , HWY 16 and RM 965 , Nearest major crossroad: 287 and hwy 34 , Hwy 71 Austin to Columbus
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