Taxon  Report   4862    
Linanthus dichotomus  Benth.
Evening snow,  Eveningsnow
Linanthus dichotomus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Linanthus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Serpentine affinity: 2.5; (strong indicator)

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gilia dichotoma var. integra
PLANTS: Gilia dichotoma
More information about  Linanthus dichotomus
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).