Collinsia heterophylla


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Related to Collinsia heterophylla: Collinsia bicolor
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Noun1.Collinsia heterophylla - white and lavender to pale-blue flowers grow in perfect rings of widely spaced bands around the stems forming a kind of pagoda; California
wild flower, wildflower - wild or uncultivated flowering plant
Collinsia, genus Collinsia - genus of hardy annual herbs of western United States
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In mild-winter areas, sow seeds of spring-blooming natives such as baby blue eyes (Nemophila menziesii), California poppies, Chinese houses (Collinsia heterophylla), farewell-to-spring (Clarkia amoena), and owl's clover just as fall rains start.
In greenhouse experiments with a California wildflower called Chinese houses (Collinsia heterophylla), evolutionary plant biologist Asa Lankinen of the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences at Alnarp has found that the first pollen to arrive on the female part of the flower often has an advantage in siring seeds.
Inbreeding depression in four populations of Collinsia heterophylla Nutt (Scrophulariaceae).