Taxon  Report   6302    
Phacelia ciliata  Benth.
Great valley phacelia
Phacelia ciliata
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia ciliata
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Phacelia ciliata
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Phacelia ciliata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Phacelia ciliata
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Genus: Phacelia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland


Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Phacelia ciliata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2019).