Taxon  Report   246    
Allophyllum gilioides  (Benth.) A. D. Grant & V. E. Grant  ssp. gilioides 
Dense false gilia,  Dense false gilyflower
Allophyllum gilioides ssp. gilioides
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Allophyllum gilioides ssp. gilioides
© 2006 Aaron Schusteff
Allophyllum gilioides ssp. gilioides
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Allophyllum gilioides ssp. 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 ssp. gilioides
© 2009 Keir Morse
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gilia gilioides
ICPN: Gilia gilioides var. ianthina
More information about  Allophyllum gilioides ssp. gilioides
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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:   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2018).

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