Taxon  Report   244 
Allophyllum divaricatum  (Nutt.) A. Grant & V. Grant
Purple false gilia,  Purple false gilyflower, Straggling gilia
Allophyllum divaricatum
© 2015 Barry Breckling
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Allophyllum divaricatum
© 2006 Steve Matson
Allophyllum divaricatum
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Allophyllum divaricatum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Allophyllum divaricatum
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Allophyllum
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: disturbed
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Gilia gilioides ssp. volcanica
ICPN: Gilia gilioides var. greeneana
More information about  Allophyllum divaricatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2018).

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