Taxon  Report   6372    
Phacelia orogenes  Brand
Mountain phacelia
Phacelia orogenes
© 2017 Ashley Olive
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia orogenes
© 2018 Mary Merriman
Phacelia orogenes
© 2017 Chao Shi
Phacelia orogenes, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Phacelia orogenes
© 2017 Chao Shi
Genus: Phacelia
Communities: Subalpine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland


Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Phacelia orogenes
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


Search the International Plants Names Index

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 23, 2019).