Taxon  Report   6302 
Phacelia ciliata  Benth.
Great valley phacelia
Phacelia ciliata
© 2013 Neal Kramer
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Phacelia ciliata
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Phacelia ciliata
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Phacelia ciliata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Phacelia ciliata
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Phacelia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Coastal Sage Scrub, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Phacelia ciliata
Jepson eFlora

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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 24, 2016).

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