Taxon  Report   6300    
Phacelia cicutaria  Greene  var. hispida  (A. Gray) J. T. Howell
Caterpillar phacelia
Phacelia cicutaria var. hispida
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Phacelia cicutaria var. hispida
© 2014 Keir Morse
Phacelia cicutaria var. hispida
© 2005 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Phacelia cicutaria var. hispida, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Phacelia cicutaria var. hispida
© 2014 Keir Morse
Genus: Phacelia
Parent: Phacelia cicutaria
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Phacelia cicutaria ssp. hispida
ICPN: Phacelia eximia
More information about  Phacelia cicutaria var. hispida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 22, 2019).