Taxon  Report   9532 
Navarretia sinistra  (M. E. Jones) L. A. Johnson  ssp. sinistra   (no longer an active name)
Alva day's gilia
Navarretia sinistra ssp. sinistra
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Navarretia sinistra ssp. sinistra
© 2008 Keir Morse
Navarretia sinistra ssp. sinistra
© 2008 Keir Morse
Navarretia sinistra ssp. sinistra, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Navarretia sinistra ssp. sinistra
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Navarretia
Parent Record Navarretia sinistra
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Habitat: slopes
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.5 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS
ICPN accepted name: Navarretia sinistra
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PLANTS: Gilia sinistra
ICPN + PLANTS: Gilia sinistra ssp. sinistra
NOTE: Navarretia sinistra ssp. sinistra is no longer an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Navarretia sinistra ssp. sinistra
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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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