Taxon  Report   6367    
Phacelia nemoralis  Greene
Shade phacelia,  Woods phacelia
Phacelia nemoralis
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia nemoralis
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Phacelia nemoralis
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Phacelia nemoralis, 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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Plant Characteristics
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Phacelia nemoralis
© 2014 Genevieve K. Walden
Genus: Phacelia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Northern Oak Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest


Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Phacelia nemoralis
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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Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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 21, 2019).