Taxon  Report   6293 
Phacelia californica  Cham.
California phacelia,  Phacelia, Rock phacelia

Phacelia californica
© 2013 Robert Sikora
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
Genus: Phacelia
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
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Phacelia magellanica f. jepsonii
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 08, 2015).

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