Taxon  Report   6341    
Phacelia hydrophylloides  Torr. ex A. Gray
Water leaf phacelia,  Waterleaf phacelia
Phacelia hydrophylloides
© 2014 Debra L. Cook
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia hydrophylloides
© 2012 Steve Matson
Phacelia hydrophylloides
© 2014 John Doyen
Phacelia hydrophylloides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Phacelia hydrophylloides
© 2003 Michael Charters
Genus: Phacelia
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest


Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Phacelia hydrophylloides
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 16, 2019).