Taxon  Report   4797    
Lilaea scilloides  (Poir.) Hauman  
(no longer an active name)
Awl leaf lilaea,  Flowering quillwort
Lilaea scilloides, a monocot, is an annual herb (aquatic) that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Lilaea
Communities: (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Triglochin scilloides

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Lilaea subulata
PLANTS: Triglochin scilloides
NOTE: Lilaea scilloides is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lilaea scilloides
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Oct 14, 2019).