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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Phacelia linearis (Pursh) Holz.
USDA Symbol: phli
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Slender, commonly branched, erect stems are topped with reddish-lavender flowers in loose coils.
A common, showy species distinguished from other Phacelias by its comparatively large, broad corolla and narrow leaves.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Fruit:
Bloom InformationBloom Time: Apr , May , Jun
, WY Canada: AB
, BC Native Distribution:
Southern British Columbia to northern California; east across much of Utah and Idaho to western Wyoming. Native Habitat:
Among brush and in open grassy areas in foothills and on plains.
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff