Bohemia Ecological Preserve

Dense Flower Owl's Clover is a native species in the Indian paintbrush family. The flower petals are pouched or inflated. The color can be white, yellow, pink or purple with a pointed beak in the middle. Between the flowers are taller bracts. It is native to California and northern Baja California, where it grows in grasslands and chaparral. Formerly they were in the Snapdragon (Scrophularia) Family, now they are in the Broomrape Family (Orobanchaceae).