Taxon  Report   6359    
Phacelia marcescens  Eastw. ex J. F. Macbr.
Marcescent phacelia,  Persistentflower phacelia
Phacelia marcescens
© 2008 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia marcescens
© 2006 Steve Matson
Phacelia marcescens
© 2008 Steve Matson
Phacelia marcescens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Phacelia marcescens
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Phacelia
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest


Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Phacelia marcescens
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 22, 2019).