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Golden Carpet (Gilmania luteola)

  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Polygonaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 128529
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Golden Carpet (Gilmania luteola) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Golden Carpet can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve Golden Carpet (Gilmania luteola)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

Conservation Actions

  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 3 accessions of Gilmania luteola in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 4828 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden has collected 3 seed accessions of Gilmania luteola from 2 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 49 maternal plants

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Taxon Gilmania luteola
Authority (Coville) Coville
Family Polygonaceae
CPC Number 2032
ITIS 21285
Duration Annual
Common Names Golden Carpet | goldencarpet
Associated Scientific Names Gilmania luteola
State Rank
State State Rank
California S2
Ecological Relationships


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