Taxon  Report   6293 
Phacelia californica  Cham.
California phacelia,  Phacelia, Rock phacelia
Phacelia californica
© 2013 Robert Sikora
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Phacelia californica
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Phacelia californica
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Phacelia californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Phacelia californica
© 2010 Larry Beckerman
Family: BORAGINACEAE   (PLANTS: HYDROPHYLLACEAE)
Genus: Phacelia
Communities:
Northern Coastal Scrub, Chaparral
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.4 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Phacelia magellanica f. jepsonii
More information about  Phacelia californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PHCA)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 28, 2016).

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