Phacelia hastata var. charlestonensis

Scientific Name:Phacelia hastata var. charlestonensis
Common name:Spring Mountains phacelia
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G5T3T4 Native Status:Native
Subnational (State) Rank:S3S4 Endemic:Yes
US ESA Status:None Sand Dunes:No
NNHP Tracking Status:Watch List Wetland:No
Distribution (NV Counties)

Status: Confident or certain


Status: Possible

Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count: Not Available
Last Observed: Not Available
Total Observed Area (hectares): Not Available
Maximum Known Elevation (m): Not Available
Minimum Known Elevation (m): Not Available
Phacelia hastata var. charlestonensis data at NatureServe
Phacelia hastata var. charlestonensis photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
Character Abstract
Identification Comments:Distinguished from other varieties by the combination of spreading bristly-hispid hairs, non-glandular under-pubescence, frequently anthocyanic corolla, leaves usually lobed at base, and stems slender, lax, 1-4 dm long.
Subspecies Comments:
Phenology Comments:Flower May through August.
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Habitat Comments:Dry, open, often sandy places, mainly in the pinyon-juniper, montane conifer, subalpine conifer, and mountain sagebrush zones.
Ecology Comments:
Inventory Comments:Not yet systematically surveyed in Nevada.
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plants in flower
Photographer: Copyright Bruce Lund, Moapa, Nevada
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leaves and flowers
Photographer: Copyright Bruce Lund, Moapa, Nevada
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