Bolander's phacelia (Phacelia bolanderi)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 6-8 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Lavender
Purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2016 winter sowing by jvdubb Aug 10, 2016 2:41 PM 166
flowering perennials for dry shade, zone *chilly* 7 by kylaluaz May 27, 2015 8:15 PM 4
Phacelia by CarolineScott Dec 29, 2012 8:06 AM 17

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