Latin name: Allophyllum gilioides (Benth.) A.D.
  Grant & V. Grant ssp. violaceum (A.A. Heller)
  A.G. Day
  Pronunciation: al-oh-FIL-um jee-lee-OH-i-dees vi-
  oh-LAY-see-um

  Common name: Violet false-gilia
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Sandy or gravelly places, pinyon-juniper
  woodland, yellow pine forest, 4000'-8500', mts
  from San Diego Co. to Santa Barbara Co.
  Blooming period: May to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Allophyllum
  2) gilioides  3) violaceum
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