August 12, 2022: Plant of the Week- Castilleja híspida (Harsh Paintbrush)
Castilleja híspida, or Harsh Paintbrush is a perennial that is found in moist wetlands. It can grow up to 3 ft tall, with bright red flowers and lance shaped, green fuzzy leaves! It grows best in moist to dry soil in full to part sun. This bright, beautiful perennial can tolerate most growing conditions, and attracts butterflies and other pollinators to your garden!