Calflora
Taxon  Report   3835    
Gilia capitata  Sims  ssp. chamissonis  (Greene) V. E. Grant
Blue field gilia,  Bluehead gilia, Dune gilia
Gilia capitata ssp. chamissonis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(201 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Gilia
Parent: Gilia capitata

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gilia achilleifolia ssp. chamissonis
PLANTS: Gilia achilleifolia var. chamissonis
More information about  Gilia capitata ssp. chamissonis

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: Sep 30, 2020).