Taxon  Report   3833 
Gilia capitata  Sims  ssp. abrotanifolia  (E. Greene) V. Grant
Ball gilia,  Blue field gilia, Bluehead gilia
Gilia capitata ssp. abrotanifolia
© 2016 Steven Thorsted
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Gilia capitata ssp. abrotanifolia
© 2003 Brent Miller
Gilia capitata ssp. abrotanifolia
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Gilia capitata ssp. abrotanifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Gilia capitata ssp. abrotanifolia
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Gilia
Parent Record Gilia capitata
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Gilia capitata ssp. abrotanifolia
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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 21, 2018).

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