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Digital Herbaria

Phacelia congesta

Phacelia congesta Hook.

Caterpillars, Blue Curls, Fiddleneck

Hydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf Family)

USDA Symbol: PHCO2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Phacelia congesta

Blue Curls


Location: N side of Canyon Lake on Canyon Lake Island, at 880 Military Drive.
Latitude: 0.000000

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.

County: Comal
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

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