Taxon  Report   3842    
Gilia clivorum  (Jeps.) V. E. Grant
Many stemmed gilia,  Purple spot gilia, Purplespot gilia
Gilia clivorum
© 2015 John Doyen
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Gilia clivorum
© 2001 Doreen L. Smith
Gilia clivorum
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Gilia clivorum, 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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Plant Characteristics
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Gilia clivorum
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Gilia
Communities: Valley Grassland, Northern Coastal Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Gilia clivorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 24, 2019).