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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: 100 m NE of intersection of Horizon Hill and Medical Drive, San Antonio, TX.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Full sun; level, loamy soil; nominal moisture. Among various Poaceae.

Description: Erect, branching annual, to 1 m tall. Leaves ovate overall, 1-2 pinnate, 3.5-10 cm long. Infloresence a scorpoid cyme. Corollas blue, 6 mm long, campanulate. Filaments exserted.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Apr. 23, 1997
Specimen number: 746

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1097
Accession Date: Apr 30, 1997
Accession Number: 98

Annotations: SCXRB (In flower)

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