from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A large genus of gamopetalous plants, closely allied to Phlox and Polemonium, of about 100 annual or biennial species, mostly of the western United States, a few species occurring in South America.
- n. Any plant of the genus Gilia. For species known by other names see bird's-eye, 1 , skunkweed, and standing-cypress.
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