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|Family: Polemoniaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Linanthus||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Linanthus filiformis (A. Gray) J.M. Porter & L.A. Johnson
Habit: Plant glabrous or sparsely glandular-hairy. Stem: 5--15 cm, branches few to many, thread-like, glaucous. Leaf: basal rosette 0 or ephemeral; cauline spreading, 1--3 cm, thread-like, entire. Inflorescence: flowers generally 2 per stem; pedicel 2--16 mm. Flower: calyx 2--4 mm, tube < 1 mm, lobes acuminate, spreading in fruit; corolla 4--7 mm, yellow, lobes 3--5 mm, oblong; stamens attached near base; stamens, style well exserted, generally exceeded by corolla lobes. Fruit: 2--4 mm. Seed: many, gelatinous when wet. Chromosomes: 2n=18.
Ecology: Open, rocky canyon slopes, washes; Elevation: 300--1800 m. Bioregional Distribution: SNE, D; Distribution Outside California: to Utah, Arizona. Flowering Time: Mar--May
Synonyms: Gilia filiformis A. Gray
eFlora Treatment Author: Robert Patterson & J. Mark Porter
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Linanthus dichotomus subsp. meridianus
Next taxon: Linanthus inyoensis
Citation for this treatment: Robert Patterson & J. Mark Porter 2017. Linanthus filiformis, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=80357, accessed on February 26, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 26, 2017.