Calflora
Taxon  Report   9525    
Linanthus filiformis  (Parry ex A. Gray) J. M. Porter & L. A. Johnson
Yellow gilia
Linanthus filiformis
© 2005 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Linanthus filiformis
© 2011 Steve Matson
Linanthus filiformis
© 2011 Steve Matson
Linanthus filiformis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Linanthus filiformis
© 2011 Steve Matson
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Linanthus
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Gilia filiformis
More information about  Linanthus filiformis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (LIFI3)

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 11, 2018).

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