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weed with purple flowers and fuzzy leaves

Posted by lizer 10 (My Page) on
Sat, Jul 24, 10 at 19:40

hi there!

can anybody tell me what this plant is?
http://www.flickr.com/photos/rantipole/4825317630/

it's living in full sun in sandy soil, its leaves are somewhat fuzzy, and its flowers are purple with little blue bits at the end of its stamens.

flower closeup:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/rantipole/4824708141/

thanks for your help!


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RE: weed with purple flowers and fuzzy leaves

  • Posted by bboy USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA (My Page) on
    Sat, Jul 24, 10 at 21:44

Resembles Phacelia campanularia.


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RE: weed with purple flowers and fuzzy leaves

yes, that seems really likely. thank you!


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RE: weed with purple flowers and fuzzy leaves

Phacelia bolanderi looks closer.


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