Latin name: Phacelia parryi Torrey
  Pronunciation: fa-SEEL-ee-a PARE-ee-eye

  Common name: Parry's phacelia
  Family: Boraginaceae (Borage)
  Habitat: Open areas, burns, slopes, coastal sage
  scrub, chaparral, creosote bush scrub on west
  edge of Colorado Desert, to 4000'

  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Phacelia  2) parryi
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