Taxon  Report   6389 
Phacelia ramosissima  Lehm.
branching phacelia
Phacelia ramosissima, 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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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations

Bloom Period
Communities: Coastal Strand, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Sagebrush Scrub, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Genus: Phacelia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Phacelia ramosissima var. austrolitoralis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Phacelia ramosissima var. austrolitoralis
TJM2: Phacelia ramosissima var. eremophila
TJM2: Phacelia ramosissima var. latifolia
TJM2: Phacelia ramosissima var. montereyensis
TJM2: Phacelia ramosissima var. subglabra
TJM2: Phacelia ramosissima var. suffrutescens
TJM2: Phacelia ramosissima var. valida
TJM2: Phacelia ramosissima var. ramosissima
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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