Taxon  Report   3894 
Gilia tenuiflora  Benth.  ssp. arenaria  (Benth.) A.D. Grant & V. Grant
Greater yellowthroat gilia,  Sand gilia
Gilia tenuiflora ssp. arenaria
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Gilia tenuiflora ssp. arenaria
© F. Howitt 2002 California Academy of Sciences
Gilia tenuiflora ssp. arenaria, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Threatened and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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Gilia tenuiflora ssp. arenaria
© 1994 Dean Wm. Taylor
Genus: Gilia
Parent Record Gilia tenuiflora
Coastal Strand, Chaparral, Northern Coastal Scrub
Habitat: dunes, coastal
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2017).

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