Pedicularis densiflora

          Indian Warrior

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Horticultural Notes

to 12″        Indian Warrior is a deciduous perennial herb with brilliant red flowers that have toothed petals. Leaves are also heavily toothed and can be green to red in color. The genus Pedicularis is a group of root parasitic plants, they attach to neighboring shrubs, especially Manzanita. The buds and flowers are blended into teas and used medicinally as a sedative.