Calflora
Taxon  Report   4944    
Loeseliastrum schottii  (Torr.) Timbrook
Schott gilia,  Schott's calico
Loeseliastrum schottii
© 2009 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Loeseliastrum schottii
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Loeseliastrum schottii
© 2006 Steve Matson
Loeseliastrum schottii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Loeseliastrum schottii
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Loeseliastrum
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Langloisia flaviflora
PLANTS: Langloisia schottii
PLANTS: Navarretia schottii
More information about  Loeseliastrum schottii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LOSC6)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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