Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 04300 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Phacelia sericea (Graham) A. Gray
Infraspecific    var. ciliosa Rydb.
K.T. Harper   s.n.  
   with J. Simpson, D.M. Barnes, R. Van Buren
Coll. Date 08 June 2000 
United States
Sevier County
Locality Gooseberry Road.
Habitat Notes pond upland, soil dark, wet. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 38° 47'  37" N, 111° 38'  33" W
Township Range T23S, R2E, Sec. 24  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Phacelia sericea ssp. ciliosa (Rydb.) Gillett

     Phacelia ciliosa (Rydb.) Rydb.
     Phacelia sericea var. ciliosa Rydb.

Common Name(s): purple fringe, purplefringe, silky phacelia.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31594, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Hydrophyllaceae
                                    Genus: Phacelia
                                        Species: Phacelia sericea
                                            Subspecies: Phacelia sericea ssp. ciliosa


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08966 Helenium hoopesii      "orange sneezeweed" 2825 ft. S
04313 Lewisia pygmaea      "dwarf lewisia" 1 mi. E
04314 Lithophragma glabrum      "bulbous woodland-star" 1 mi. E
04312 Plantago tweedyi      "Tweedy's plantain" 1 mi. E
08964 Potamogeton alpinus      "alpine pondweed" same section
08965 Potamogeton alpinus      "alpine pondweed" same section
04315 Ranunculus alismifolius  var. montanus   "waterplantain buttercup" same section
14331 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" 2961 ft. SW
14330 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" 2961 ft. SW
04316 Trifolium kingii      "King's clover" 1 mi. E
08963 Veronica serpyllifolia      "thymeleaf speedwell" same section
04311 Viola canadensis      "Canadian white violet" 1 mi. E
08967 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 2825 ft. S


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Taylor Flat (Flat) Sevier County, UT 1948 ft. W 8816  Gooseberry Creek 
Twin Ponds (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 2893 ft. SW 8954  Gooseberry Creek 
Cold Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 0.9 mi. S 9105  Gooseberry Creek 
Abes Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 0.9 mi. W 8754  Gooseberry Creek 
Salina City Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 9049  Gooseberry Creek 
Farnsworth Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 9525  Gooseberry Creek 
Farnsworth Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 9515  Gooseberry Creek 
Harves River Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 9495  Gooseberry Creek 
Abes Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Gooseberry Creek 
Salina Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 2.3 mi. S 9679  Gooseberry Creek 
Hamilton Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 9731  Gooseberry Creek 
Gooseberry Ranger Station (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2.3 mi. W 7924  Gooseberry Creek 
Squaw Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.3 mi. W   Gooseberry Creek 
Sheep Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 2.3 mi. W   Gooseberry Creek 
Beaver Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 2.3 mi. E   Hilgard Mountain 
Antone Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.7 mi. NE   Yogo Creek 
Gooseberry Campground (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2.5 mi. W 7855  Gooseberry Creek 
Gates Lake (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 2.8 mi. SW 9646  Gooseberry Creek 
Creepy Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 3.3 mi. N 7445  Gooseberry Creek 
Santa Fe Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 3 mi. NE   Yogo Creek 


Taxon Links for species Phacelia sericea  (Graham) A. Gray

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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