Flower Database

Gilia capitata

Basic information
Flower Name
Gilia capitata
Formal Name
Gilia capitata
Alias
Fineflower Gilia, Gilia, blue-thimble-flower, blue field gilia
Habitat
Environment California and Southern Nevada in North America
Morph
A year of grass
Comment
Gilia capitata is native to North America is grass annual plant in the family Polemoniaceae.
At the tip of the stalk to spring upright blue-purple spherical flowers bloom.
General name: Gilia capitata, scientific name:Gilia leptantha,
origin: California and Southern Nevada, North America, environment: mountains and arid land,
plant height: 50-70 m, stem: upright, life-year grass, leaf: pine needle-shaped leaf arrangement: whorled,
inflorescence size: 3-4 cm, flower color: violet, petal number five, flowering time: April - July,
uses: cut flowers, potted plant.
Detailed information
Order
Ericales
Family
Polemoniaceae
Genus
Gilia
Species
G. capitata
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
High cup
Leaf type
Pinnate
Leaf edge
Dentate
Flowering place
Garden Ct flower・Flower arrangement Pot flower
Color
Blue, Violet, White
Season
Apr May Jun Jul
Height
30  ~ 90  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 4