Calflora
Taxon  Report   10205 
Phacelia sericea  (Graham) A. Gray
Silky phacelia
Phacelia sericea
© 2011 Aaron Schusteff
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Phacelia sericea
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
Phacelia sericea
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Phacelia sericea, 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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Phacelia sericea
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Family: BORAGINACEAE   (PLANTS: HYDROPHYLLACEAE)
Genus: Phacelia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Community:
Red Fir Forest
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Phacelia sericea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PHSE)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

website references from Google


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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2017).

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