|Broad-leaved Gilia is a member of the
plant grows to 20 inches in height and has green, oblong leaves leaves that grow to
8 inches in length. The plant
typically grows in desert washes on slopes at elevations below 2000 feet.
Broad-leaved Gilia is also called
Starflower and is a favorite of butterflies and hummingbirds.
Broad-leaved Gilia blooms between February - April
and produces pink, funnel shaped flowers with 5 petals that grow at
the end of the stems.