Calflora
Taxon  Report   6346    
Phacelia insularis  Munz  var. continentis  J. T. Howell
North coast phacelia
Phacelia insularis var. continentis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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(44 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Phacelia
Parent: Phacelia insularis
Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Habitat: dunes, coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Phacelia divaricata var. continentis
More information about  Phacelia insularis var. continentis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (PHINC2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2019).