Calflora
Taxon  Report   3906    
Githopsis diffusa  A. Gray  ssp. diffusa 
San gabriel bluecup,  Southern blue cup
Githopsis diffusa ssp. diffusa
© 2012 Patrick McConnell
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Githopsis diffusa ssp. diffusa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Githopsis diffusa ssp. diffusa
© 2012 Patrick McConnell
Family: CAMPANULACEAE  
Genus: Githopsis
Parent: Githopsis diffusa
Communities: Chaparral

Wetlands:
Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Githopsis gilioides
More information about  Githopsis diffusa ssp. diffusa
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 (GIDID)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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 18, 2018).