Taxon  Report   3885    
Gilia sinuata  Benth.
Cinder gilia,  Rosy gilia
Gilia sinuata
© 2010 James M. Andre
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Gilia sinuata
© 2006 James M. Andre
Gilia sinuata
© 2012 Steve Matson
Gilia sinuata, 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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Gilia sinuata
© 2006 James M. Andre
Genus: Gilia
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gilia inconspicua var. sinuata
More information about  Gilia sinuata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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).