Taxon  Report   6281    
Phacelia adenophora  J. T. Howell
Glandular yellow phacelia
Phacelia adenophora
© 2008 Neal Kramer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia adenophora, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Phacelia adenophora
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Phacelia
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub


Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Miltitzia glandulifera
PLANTS: Phacelia lutea var. glandulifera
ICPN: Miltitzia glandulifera var. californica
More information about  Phacelia adenophora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).