Calflora
Taxon  Report   3995    
Hackelia velutina  (Piper) I. M. Johnst.
Velvet stickseed,  Velvety stickseed
Hackelia velutina
© 2012 Robert Sikora
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Hackelia velutina
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Hackelia velutina
© 2015 Barry Rice
Hackelia velutina, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Hackelia velutina
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Hackelia
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Hackelia longituba
More information about  Hackelia velutina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (HAVE)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).

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