Taxon  Report   3812    
Gilia achilleifolia  Benth.
California gilia
Gilia achilleifolia
© 2009 Keir Morse
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Gilia achilleifolia
© 2009 Keir Morse
Gilia achilleifolia
© 2003 Yulan Tong
Gilia achilleifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Gilia achilleifolia
© 2018 Amy Rapport
Genus: Gilia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral, Coastal Strand

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Gilia multicaulis var. eximia
More information about  Gilia achilleifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).