CPC Plant Profile: Sand Gilia
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Plant Profile

Sand Gilia (Gilia tenuiflora ssp. arenaria)

  • Global Rank: T2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Polemoniaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 151176
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 01/17/2019

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Participating Institutions
  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 2 accessions of Gilia tenuiflora subsp. arenaria in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 112740 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

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Taxon Gilia tenuiflora ssp. arenaria
Authority (Benth.) A. & V. Grant
Family Polemoniaceae
CPC Number 2030
ITIS 31092
Common Names Monterey gilia | Sand Gilia
Associated Scientific Names Gilia tenuiflora ssp. arenaria
State Rank
State State Rank
California S2

Ecological Relationships

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