Taxon  Report   3859    
Gilia leptantha  Parish
Fine flower gilia,  Fineflower gilia
Gilia leptantha
© 2009 Duncan S. Bell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Gilia leptantha
© 2009 Duncan S. Bell
Gilia leptantha
© 1984 Gary A. Monroe
Gilia leptantha, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Gilia leptantha
© 2009 Duncan S. Bell
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Joshua Tree Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Gilia leptantha
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

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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 16, 2019).