Taxon  Report   6439    
Phlox gracilis  (Hook.) Greene  
(no longer an active name)
Annual phlox,  Beggar's gilia, Microsteris, Slender phlox
Phlox gracilis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Phlox
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

PLANTS other name:
Microsteris gracilis var. gracilis

JEF other name:
Microsteris gracilis

NOTE: Phlox gracilis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Phlox gracilis
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: Jun 02, 2020).