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