Calflora
Taxon  Report   6298 
Phacelia cicutaria  Greene
Caterpillar phacelia
Phacelia cicutaria
© 2003 Lynn Watson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia cicutaria
© 2004 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Phacelia cicutaria
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Phacelia cicutaria, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Phacelia cicutaria
© 2004 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Family: BORAGINACEAE   (PLANTS: HYDROPHYLLACEAE)
Genus: Phacelia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities:
Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Southern Oak Woodland
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Phacelia cicutaria
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (PHCI)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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 26, 2018).

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