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Phacelia sp.


Perennial plant with serrate and ciliate leaves. The flowers are purple to blue and is 1 to 2 centimeters long with five small white spots above the white tubular throat. It has five protruding stamens tipped with white anthers.This plant is native and endemic to California.


Grassy area along trail at Daley Ranch


I though it was Charlotte's Phacelia but Wikipedia says it's only found where the Sierra Nevada's meet the Mojave desert.

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CindyBinghamKeiser 12 years ago

I think so too. I still haven't figured out what it is but I'll try again tomorrow :)

alicelongmartin 12 years ago

A beauty!

Escondido, California, USA

Spotted on Feb 9, 2012
Submitted on Feb 9, 2012

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