Taxon  Report   245 
Allophyllum gilioides  (Benth.) A. D. Grant & V. E. Grant
Dense false gilia,  Dense false gilyflower
Allophyllum gilioides
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Allophyllum gilioides
© 2017 Alison Sheehey
Allophyllum gilioides
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Allophyllum gilioides, 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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Allophyllum gilioides
© 2017 Ashley Olive
Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Collomia gilioides
ICPN: Gilia gilioides
More information about  Allophyllum gilioides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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