Taxon  Report   6282 
Phacelia affinis  A. Gray
Limestone phacelia,  Purple bell phacelia
Phacelia affinis
© 2015 Keir Morse
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Phacelia affinis
© 2015 Keir Morse
Phacelia affinis
© 2015 Keir Morse
Phacelia affinis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Phacelia affinis
© 2005 James M. Andre
Genus: Phacelia
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Bristle-cone Pine Forest
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Phacelia affinis var. patens
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 27, 2016).

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