Taxon  Report   248    
Allophyllum glutinosum  (Benth.) A. D. Grant & V. E. Grant
Sticky false gilia,  Sticky false gilyflower
Allophyllum glutinosum
© 2008 Lynn Watson
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Allophyllum glutinosum
© 2017 Kristin Sabo
Allophyllum glutinosum
© 2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Allophyllum glutinosum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Allophyllum glutinosum
© 2017 Diane Etchison
Genus: Allophyllum
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gilia gilioides ssp. glutinosa
More information about  Allophyllum glutinosum
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).