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Annual, perennial herb, shrub, vine.
Leaf: simple or compound, cauline (or most basal), alternate or opposite; stipules 0.
Inflorescence: cymes, heads, clusters, or flower 1; bracts in involucres or not.
Flower: sepals generally 5, fused at base, translucent membrane generally connecting lobes, torn by fruit; corolla generally 5-lobed, radial or bilateral, salverform to bell-shaped, throat often well defined; stamens generally 5, epipetalous, attached at >= 1 level, filaments of >= 1 length, pollen white, yellow, blue, or red; ovary superior, chambers generally 3, style 1, stigmas generally 3.
Seed: 1–many, when wetted swelling or not, gelatinous or not.
26 genera, 314 species: Am, n Eur, n Asia; some cultivated (Cantua, Cobaea (cup-and-saucer vine), Collomia, Gilia, Ipomopsis, Linanthus, Phlox). [Porter & Johnson 2000 Aliso 19:55–91] Leptodactylon moved to Linanthus. —Scientific Editors: Robert Patterson, Thomas J. Rosatti.
Key to Polemoniaceae
Annual.Key to Navarretia
Stem: generally erect; branches ascending or spreading; glabrous to generally hairy, often glandular.
Leaf: simple, alternate (lowermost opposite), entire to generally deeply pinnate-lobed.
Inflorescence: generally head, bracts pinnate- to palmate-toothed or -lobed, spine-tipped ( flower 1–2, pedicels elongate, bracts entire, not spine-tipped).
Flower: calyx lobes 4–5, equal, entire or toothed, or unequal, spine-tipped; corolla lobes 4–5; stigmas 2 or 3.
Fruit: generally ovoid, chambers 1–3.
Seed: 1–many per fruit, free or stuck together, brown, gelatinous when wet.
35 species: w North America, Argentina, Chile. (F.F. Navarrete, Spanish physician, ?–1742) [Porter & Johnson 2000 Aliso 19:55–91] Revised taxonomy, too late for full treatment here, including Navarretia linearifolia (Howell) L.A. Johnson subsp. linearifolia, a ± cryptic segregate of Navarretia sinistra, and Navarretia linearifolia subsp. pinnatisecta (H. Mason & A.D. Grant) L.A. Johnson [Navarretia sinistra subsp. pinnatisecta] (Johnson & Cairns-Heath 2010 Syst Bot 35:618–628).
Unabridged references: [Spencer & Porter 1997 Syst Bot 22:649–668; Porter 1996 Aliso 15:57–77]
Plant erect, 1° axis generally 1.
Stem: 4–33 cm, branches ascending to spreading; subglabrous to glandular, glands black.
Leaf: cauline, spreading, linear to narrowly elliptic, generally entire (lower pinnate-lobed).
Inflorescence: not heads; pedicels elongate, thread-like.
Flower: calyx sparsely glandular to subglabrous, lobes tapered, fine-pointed, membranes in fruit splitting; corolla tube generally exserted, minutely glandular abaxially, lobes pink; stamens unequally attached in throat; style, longest stamens well exserted.
Fruit: < calyx; valves detaching from tip. [Gilia leptalea (A. Gray) Greene] Forms large showy populations. Subspp. Intergrade. [Online Interchange]
Stem: 8–33 cm.
Flower: corolla 13–21 mm, throat 6–8 mm, 2–3 × lobes, tube yellow, throat purple with yellow veins.
2n=18. Open rocky areas in forest, meadows; 900–2100 m. Cascade Range, Sierra Nevada, Modoc Plateau;
Previous taxon: Navarretia leptalea subsp. bicolor
Next taxon: Navarretia leucocephala
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Citation for an individual treatment: [Author of taxon treatment] [year]. [Taxon name] in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, [URL for treatment]. Accessed on [month, day, year].
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