Taxon  Report   6335 
Phacelia hastata  Douglas ex Lehm.  ssp. compacta  (Brand) Heckard  (not an active name)
Compact phacelia,  Timberline phacelia
Phacelia hastata ssp. compacta
© 2009 Barry Breckling
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Phacelia hastata ssp. compacta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Phacelia hastata ssp. compacta
© 2007 Steve Matson
Genus: Phacelia
Parent Record Phacelia hastata
Sagebrush Scrub, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + JM93
ICPN + PLANTS accepted name: Phacelia hastata var. compacta
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Phacelia frigida ssp. dasyphylla
ICPN: Phacelia frigida ssp. frigida
ICPN: Phacelia dasyphylla
NOTE: Phacelia hastata ssp. compacta is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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:   (Accessed: Aug 19, 2018).

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