Taxon  Report   6355    
Phacelia linearis  (Pursh) Holz.
Linear leaf phacelia,  Narrow leafed phacelia, Thread leaf phacelia, Threadleaf phacelia
Phacelia linearis
© 2016 Ray Gill
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Phacelia linearis
© 2014 Trent M. Draper
Phacelia linearis
© 2016 Keir Morse
Phacelia linearis, 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 linearis
© 2014 Trent M. Draper
Genus: Phacelia
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest


Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Phacelia linearis
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 18, 2019).