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Phacelia parryi

Family: Boraginaceae

Common name: SCORPION WEED

Native to: Southern California To Mexico

Plant

Type: annual

Forms: clumping, erect

Max height: 2 feet

Max width: 0.65 feet

Flower

blue/green, magenta/purple, secondary color present

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly, specific butterfly species

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in spring

Soil types: average, gravelly or rocky, sandy, well drained

USDA Zone: zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: +20 to +30 °F

Water: dry, moderate, regular