Taxon  Report   3835 
Gilia capitata  Sims  ssp. chamissonis  (E. Greene) V. Grant
Blue field gilia,  Bluehead gilia, Dune gilia

Gilia capitata ssp. chamissonis
© 2003 Doreen L. Smith
Gilia capitata ssp. chamissonis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Gilia capitata ssp. chamissonis
© 2009 Jorg Fleige
Genus: Gilia
Parent Record Gilia capitata.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Gilia achilleifolia ssp. chamissonis
PLANTS: Gilia achilleifolia var. chamissonis
 More information about  Gilia capitata ssp. chamissonis
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2015).

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