Calflora
Taxon  Report   4797    
Lilaea scilloides  (Poir.) Hauman  
(no longer an active name)
Awl leaf lilaea,  Flowering quillwort
Lilaea scilloides, a monocot, is an annual herb (aquatic) that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: JUNCAGINACEAE  
Genus: Lilaea

Communities: (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Triglochin scilloides

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Lilaea subulata
PLANTS: Triglochin scilloides
NOTE: Lilaea scilloides is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lilaea scilloides
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LISC4)


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: Aug 14, 2020).