Calflora
Taxon  Report   9532    
Navarretia sinistra  (M. E. Jones) L. A. Johnson  ssp. sinistra   
(no longer an active name)
Alva day's gilia
Navarretia sinistra ssp. sinistra, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period

Ultramafic affinity: 2.5; (strong indicator)

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Navarretia linearifolia ssp. linearifolia

JEF other name:
Navarretia sinistra

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gilia sinistra ssp. sinistra
PLANTS: Gilia sinistra
NOTE: Navarretia sinistra ssp. sinistra is no longer an active name.
More information about  Navarretia sinistra ssp. sinistra
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2020).