Calflora
Taxon  Report   6322    
Phacelia egena  (Brand) J. T. Howell
Kaweah river phacelia,  Rock phacelia
Phacelia egena, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
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Bloom Period
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Phacelia

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Ultramafic affinity: 2.1; (weak indicator)

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Phacelia californica var. egena
JEF + PLANTS: Phacelia magellanica
More information about  Phacelia egena

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 21, 2020).