Calflora
Taxon  Report   6282    
Phacelia affinis  A. Gray
Limestone phacelia,   Purple bell phacelia
Phacelia affinis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
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Bloom Period
Family: Boraginaceae  
Genus: Phacelia

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Bristle-cone Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSPhacelia affinis var. patens
JEFPhacelia rugulosa
More information about  Phacelia affinis

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/18/2021).