Phacelia congesta Hook.
Blue curls, Caterpillars, Fiddleneck
Hydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf Family)USDA Symbol: PHCO2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Location: N side of Canyon Lake on Canyon Lake Island, at 880 Military Drive.
Habitat: Abundant in colonies on dry hillsides in partial shade.
Description: Flowers are a clustr of helicoid cymes. Individual flowers are blue, bell shaped and 6 mm long. Filaments exsert the yellow stamens past the throat of the flower.
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: May 13, 1993
Specimen number: 130
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0369
Accession Date: May 25, 1993
Accession Number: 29 Annotations: SCFRC 154