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|Family: Polemoniaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Gilia||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Gilia latiflora (A. Gray) A. Gray
Habit: Plant +- scapose. Leaf: basal in prostrate rosette, 2--7 cm, tufted-woolly-hairy, strap-shaped, toothed or lobed, lobes spreading; cauline shorter, clasping, entire or lobed at base, tapered. Inflorescence: generally branches ascending-spreading; pedicels unequal. Flower: showy, fragrant; calyx 2--7 mm, +- glandular, or early flowers tufted-woolly-hairy; corolla 9--35 mm, tube purple, upper throat, lobe bases white, tips lavender; stamens exserted, exceeded by style, corolla lobes. Fruit: 3--9 mm, generally > calyx, ovoid to obovoid. Seed: 11--60.
Note: Makes showy displays. Subspecies variable within populations, intergrading where ranges overlap.
eFlora Treatment Author: J. Mark Porter
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Gilia jacens
Next taxon: Gilia latiflora subsp. cuyamensis
Citation for this treatment: J. Mark Porter 2016. Gilia latiflora, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=26894, accessed on February 13, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 13, 2016.