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|Family: Polemoniaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Gilia||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Gilia leptantha Parish
Stem: spreading or erect, tufted-woolly-hairy below middle, glandular above. Leaf: basal in rosette, 1-pinnate-lobed, tufted-woolly-hairy, axis 1--2 mm wide, linear, lobes toothed on both sides, teeth short-pointed or acuminate. Inflorescence: clusters, open or not; flowers 2--6; pedicels +- spreading, unequal. Flower: calyx 2.3--5.2 mm, +- glandular (or tufted-woolly-hairy in early flowers); corolla 9--23 mm, tube yellow or purple with yellow veins, throat yellow or white, lobes pink to lavender; stamens unequal, longest generally exceeding corolla lobes. Fruit: 3--8 mm, < to > calyx, spheric to obovoid. Seed: 2--63. Chromosomes: 2n=18.
eFlora Treatment Author: J. Mark Porter
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Gilia latiflora subsp. latiflora
Next taxon: Gilia leptantha subsp. leptantha
Citation for this treatment: J. Mark Porter 2017. Gilia leptantha, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/eflora/eflora_display.php?tid=26897, accessed on April 25, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/eflora/, accessed on April 25, 2017.