Taxon  Report   6309    
Phacelia corymbosa  Jeps.
Serpentine phacelia
Phacelia corymbosa
© 2008 Shawn DeCe
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia corymbosa
© 2014 Robert Sikora
Phacelia corymbosa
© 2010 Genevieve K. Walden
Phacelia corymbosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Plant Characteristics
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Phacelia corymbosa
© 2014 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Genus: Phacelia
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest


Serpentine affinity: 5.5; (strict endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Phacelia magellanica f. ferruginea
More information about  Phacelia corymbosa
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 20, 2019).