Taxon  Report   6341 
Phacelia hydrophylloides  A. Gray
Water leaf phacelia,  Waterleaf phacelia
Phacelia hydrophylloides
© 2003 Michael Charters
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Phacelia hydrophylloides
© 2012 Steve Matson
Phacelia hydrophylloides
© 2014 John Doyen
Phacelia hydrophylloides, a dicot, is a perennial 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 hydrophylloides
© 2014 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Phacelia
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Phacelia hydrophylloides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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: Mar 22, 2018).

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