Taxon  Report   3847 
Gilia inconspicua  (Smith) Sweet
Shy gilia
Gilia inconspicua
© 2009 Mary Winter
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Gilia inconspicua
© 2008 Sean B. Smith
Gilia inconspicua, 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 inconspicua
© 2003 Yulan Tong
Genus: Gilia
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Gilia tenuiflora var. purpusii
More information about  Gilia inconspicua
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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:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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