Phacelia ramosissima var. latifolia

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Phacelia ramosissima var. latifolia

Species Name: Phacelia ramosissima var. latifolia
Common Name: Branching Phacelia

Branching Phacelia is found locally (and beyond) on dry slopes and washes, most noticably in spring when it appears lush and full of fiddleneck-shaped clusters of pale purple blooms.

Plant Family: Hydrophyllaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 2' H x 4' W
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Semi-deciduous
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full to part sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant
Cold Hardy to: 7500'
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: Lavender
Endangered?:
Distribution: Tehachapi, San Francisco Bay area, South Coast, South Coast Ranges, Transverse Ranges, Peninsular Ranges, Panamint Range (Desert)
Natural Habitat: Slopes, canyons, washes, flats between 150' - 7500'

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