Taxon  Report   6382    
Phacelia platyloba  A. Gray
Broad lobed phacelia,  Broadlobe phacelia
Phacelia platyloba
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia platyloba
© 2018 Jane Pritchard
Phacelia platyloba
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Phacelia platyloba, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Phacelia platyloba
© 2018 Jane Pritchard
Genus: Phacelia
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Chaparral


Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Phacelia platyloba
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

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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 21, 2019).