Taxon  Report   6319    
Phacelia divaricata  (Benth.) A. Gray
Divaricate phacelia
Phacelia divaricata
© 2009 Genevieve K. Walden
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia divaricata
© 2003 Bart and Susan Eisenberg
Phacelia divaricata
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
Phacelia divaricata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Phacelia divaricata
© 2011 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Phacelia
Communities: Valley Grassland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Coastal Strand, Yellow Pine Forest


Serpentine affinity: 2.3; (weak indicator)

Habitat: coastal, slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Phacelia divaricata
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 19, 2019).