Taxon  Report   6347 
Phacelia insularis  Munz  var. insularis 
Island phacelia,  northern Channel Islands phacelia
Phacelia insularis var. insularis , a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition It is listed by the Federal Government as Endangered .

 

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Phacelia insularis var. insularis
© 2006 Steve Matson
Phacelia insularis var. insularis
© 2006 Steve Matson
Communities: Coastal Strand, Valley Grassland
Habitat: dunes, coastal [CNPS Inventory]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: BORAGINACEAE   (CNPS + PLANTS: HYDROPHYLLACEAE)
Genus: Phacelia
Parent Record Phacelia insularis.
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Phacelia divaricata var. insularis
 Information about  Phacelia insularis var. insularis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PHINI4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 25, 2014).

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