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Phacelia ramosissima (Branching phacelia)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Phacelia ramosissima

Phacelia ramosissima Douglas ex Lehm.

Branching Phacelia

Hydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf Family)


USDA Symbol: PHRA2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


From the Image Gallery

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Violet


USA: AZ , CA , ID , NV , OR , WA
Canada: BC

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

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

Find Seed or Plants

Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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