Aliciella latifolia (S. Watson) J.M. Porter
Family: Polemoniaceae
broad-leaf gily-flower,  more...
[Gilia latifolia S.Watson,  more]
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Charles Webber  
PLANT: Annual, (4-)8-30 cm tall, simple to branched throughout; stems glandular. LEAVES: glandular and pilose, gradually reduced upwards, simple, oblanceolate to rotund, dentate to shallowly lobed, the teeth or lobes acuminate. INFLORESCENCE: open, with 1-2 pedicelled to subsessile flowers at branch tips or in axils. FLOWER: calyx 4.5-7 mm long, sparsely to moderately glandular pubescent, the lobes equal to or longer than the tube, spinulose; corolla funnelform, bright pink to pink-purple, the tube and throat 6-11 mm long, the lobes 3-8 mm long; stamens inserted on the lower throat; anthers located in the upper throat; stigmas slightly exceeding the stamens. calyx 4.5-7 mm long, sparsely to moderately glandular pubescent, the lobes equal to or longer than the tube, spinulose; corolla funnelform, bright pink to pink-purple, the tube and throat 6-11 mm long, the lobes 3-8 mm long; stamens inserted on the lower throat; anthers located in the upper throat; stigmas slightly exceeding the stamens. CAPSULE: 4.5-7 mm long, ovoid to oblong. 2n=36. NOTES: 2 subspp., s CA to s UT, s to nw Mex. REFERENCES: Dieter H. Wilken and J. Mark Porter, 2005, Vascular Plants of Arizona: Polemoniaceae. CANOTIA 1: 1-37.
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Dave Sussman  
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Fertig, Walter  
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