Calflora
Taxon  Report   245    
Allophyllum gilioides  (Benth.) A. D. Grant & V. E. Grant
Dense false gilia,  Dense false gilyflower
Allophyllum gilioides
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Allophyllum gilioides
© 2017 Alison Sheehey
Allophyllum gilioides
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Allophyllum gilioides, 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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Allophyllum gilioides
© 2017 Ashley Olive
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Allophyllum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Collomia gilioides
ICPN: Gilia gilioides
More information about  Allophyllum gilioides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALGI)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2018).

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