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Phacelia coerulea (Skyblue phacelia)
Anderson, Wynn

Phacelia coerulea

Phacelia coerulea Greene

Skyblue Phacelia, Baby Blue Phacelia

Hydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf Family)

Synonym(s): Phacelia caerulea, Phacelia intermedia


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple


USA: AZ , CA , NM , NV , TX , UT

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.


Bibref 995 - Native Landscaping from El Paso to L.A. (2000) Wasowski, S. and A. Wasowski

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Phacelia coerulea in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Phacelia coerulea in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Phacelia coerulea


Record Modified: 2021-03-03
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