Calflora
Taxon  Report   9524    
Navarretia capillaris  (Kellogg) Kuntze
Miniature gilia
Navarretia capillaris
© 2005 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Navarretia capillaris
© 2003 Steve Matson
Navarretia capillaris
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Navarretia capillaris, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Navarretia capillaris
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Navarretia
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Gilia capillaris
More information about  Navarretia capillaris
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (NACA6)

Search efloras.org (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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).