Calflora
Taxon  Report   13161    
Phacelia malvifolia  Cham.  var. loasifolia  (Benth.) Brand
Stinging phacelia
Phacelia malvifolia var. loasifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Phacelia malvifolia

Bloom Period
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Phacelia
Parent: Phacelia malvifolia
Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Eutoca loasifolia
JEF: Phacelia loasifolia
JEF: Phacelia malvifolia ssp. loasifolia
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More information about  Phacelia malvifolia var. loasifolia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2019).