Taxon  Report   6327 
Phacelia fremontii  Torrey
Fremont's phacelia
Phacelia fremontii
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
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Phacelia fremontii
© 2014 Robert Sikora
Phacelia fremontii
© 2006 Steve Matson
Phacelia fremontii, 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 fremontii
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Genus: Phacelia
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Valley Grassland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Phacelia hallii
More information about  Phacelia fremontii
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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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 23, 2016).

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