Taxon  Report   3830 
Gilia cana  (M.E. Jones) A.A. Heller  ssp. triceps  (Brand) A.D. Grant & V. Grant
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Gilia cana ssp. triceps
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Gilia cana ssp. triceps
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Gilia cana ssp. triceps
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Gilia cana ssp. triceps, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Gilia cana ssp. triceps
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Gilia
Parent Record Gilia cana
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Gilia latiflora ssp. triceps
PLANTS: Gilia latiflora var. triceps
PLANTS: Gilia splendens ssp. grinnellii
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 29, 2016).

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