Taxon  Report   6310    
Phacelia crenulata  Torr. ex S. Watson
Cleftleaf wildheliotrope,  Heliotrope phacelia, Notch leaved phacelia
Phacelia crenulata
© 1998 Larry Blakely
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Phacelia crenulata
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
Phacelia crenulata
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Phacelia crenulata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Phacelia crenulata
© 2016 Patrick Donnelly
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland


Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Phacelia crenulata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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).