Taxon  Report   6360 
Phacelia minor  (Harv.) Thell. ex F. Zimm.
California bluebell,  Wild canterbury bells
Phacelia minor
© 2018 Elizabeth Groom
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Phacelia minor
© 2007 Debra Hansen
Phacelia minor
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Phacelia minor, 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 minor
© 2003 Guy Bruyea
Genus: Phacelia
Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Phacelia whitlavia
More information about  Phacelia minor
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Jun 23, 2018).

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