Taxon  Report   3862 
Gilia leptantha  Parish  ssp. purpusii  (Milliken) A.D. Grant & V. Grant
Fineflower gilia,  Purpus' gilia
Gilia leptantha ssp. purpusii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Gilia
Parent Record Gilia leptantha
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Gilia latiflora ssp. purpusii
More information about  Gilia leptantha ssp. purpusii
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This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

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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: Oct 01, 2016).

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