Calflora
Taxon  Report   6304 
Phacelia ciliata  Benth.  var. opaca  J. T. Howell
Great valley phacelia,  Merced phacelia
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Phacelia ciliata var. opaca, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 3.2 (review list).   8th Edition

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Family: BORAGINACEAE   (PLANTS: HYDROPHYLLACEAE)
Genus: Phacelia
Parent Record Phacelia ciliata
Community:
Valley Grassland
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System]    
Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS
 
More information about  Phacelia ciliata var. opaca
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (PHCIO)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2018).

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