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|Family: Polemoniaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Gilia||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Gilia cana (M.E. Jones) A. Heller
Habit: Plant occasionally with skunk-like odor. Stem: 9--32 cm, branches 1--several from base, tufted-woolly-hairy near base, generally glandular above. Leaf: basal in rosette, 1--2-pinnate-lobed, tufted-woolly-hairy; axis < 3 mm wide; lobes generally ascending, toothed on both sides, teeth short-pointed or acuminate. Inflorescence: spreading, showy; flowers few to many. Flower: calyx 2--5.7 mm, gland-dotted, lobes acute to acuminate; corolla 8--32 mm, tube purple, throat yellow proximally, blue distally, lobes pink; stamens reaching below corolla lobe middle; style > stamens. Fruit: 3--9 mm, < calyx, ovoid to spheric; valves detaching. Seed: 12--60.
eFlora Treatment Author: J. Mark Porter
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Gilia brecciarum subsp. neglecta
Next taxon: Gilia cana subsp. bernardina
Citation for this treatment: J. Mark Porter 2016. Gilia cana, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=26876, accessed on May 03, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on May 03, 2016.