Taxon  Report   6343 
Phacelia imbricata  Greene  ssp. imbricata 
Imbricate phacelia
Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
© 2008 Neal Kramer
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Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Genus: Phacelia
Parent Record Phacelia imbricata
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.7 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Phacelia imbricata var. imbricata
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PLANTS: Phacelia californica var. bernardina
ICPN + PLANTS: Phacelia imbricata ssp. bernardina
More information about  Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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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