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|Family: Boraginaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Phacelia||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Phacelia curvipes S. Watson
Habit: Annual 4--15 cm. Stem: spreading to ascending, many-branched, short-hairy, glandular distally. Leaf: 10--40 mm; proximal +- = distal; blade generally > petiole, elliptic to oblanceolate, entire. Inflorescence: proximal pedicels > distal, especially in fruit, to 25 mm in fruit. Flower: calyx lobes 3--6 mm, 7--10 mm in fruit, not alike, especially in fruit, linear to narrowly ovate to oblanceolate, puberulent, stiff-ciliate; corolla 4--8 mm, rotate to bell-shaped, tube, throat white, lobes blue to violet, scales fused to filament bases, linear or oblong; stamens 2--3(6) mm, included, short-hairy; style 2--4 mm, included, cleft 1/2. Fruit: 4--5 mm, ovoid, appressed-puberulent. Seed: 6--16, 1--1.5 mm, pitted. Chromosomes: n=11.
Ecology: Sandy to rocky slopes, chaparral, oak/pine woodland, conifer forest; Elevation: 500--2700 m. Bioregional Distribution: s SN, Teh, TR, PR, SNE, DMoj; Distribution Outside California: to southwestern Utah, northwestern Arizona. Flowering Time: Apr--Jun
Unabridged Note: Expanded author citation: Phacelia curvipes Torr. ex S. Watson
eFlora Treatment Author: Genevieve K. Walden, Robert Patterson, Laura M. Garrison & Debra R. Hansen
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Phacelia cryptantha
Next taxon: Phacelia davidsonii
Citation for this treatment: Genevieve K. Walden, Robert Patterson, Laura M. Garrison & Debra R. Hansen 2016. Phacelia curvipes, Revision 1, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=37445, accessed on February 06, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 06, 2016.