Taxon  Report   3894    
Gilia tenuiflora  Benth.  ssp. arenaria  (Benth.) A. D. Grant & V. E. Grant
Greater yellowthroat gilia,  Sand gilia
Gilia tenuiflora ssp. arenaria, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory

It is listed by the State of California as Threatened and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.
Observation Search
(48 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Gilia
Parent: Gilia tenuiflora
Habitat: dunes, coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Chaparral, Northern Coastal Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Gilia tenuiflora ssp. arenaria
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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:   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2020).