Taxon  Report   6381 
Phacelia phacelioides  (Benth.) Brand
Mt. Diablo phacelia
Phacelia phacelioides
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Phacelia phacelioides
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Phacelia phacelioides
© 2011 Vernon Smith
Phacelia phacelioides, 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

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Phacelia phacelioides
© 2011 Vernon Smith
Genus: Phacelia
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.2 (broad endemic / strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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More information about  Phacelia phacelioides
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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