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Flora of Cornwall (1999)

The descriptive text, below the map, is from the Flora of Cornwall (1999), which was a Tetrad Atlas (the maps had 2km square dots or Tetrads). The map on this web page depicts the plant's distribution at the 1km square scale and shows the records made pre-2000 which were used in the 1999 Flora and those made since.

Phacelia tanacetifolia - Phacelia

Phacelia is a casual of waste places and fields. There are few records at present, these being: in a car park at Wadebridge (SW97W, 1984, D.Green), in a newly-sown Rye-grass ley at Porthgwarra (SW32, 1987, D.Lewis), in Truro (SW84H, 1987, K.L.Spurgin) and on waste ground at Tolskithy, near Redruth (SW64V, 1989, C.N.French).

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French, C.N., Murphy, R.J. & Atkinson, M. 1999. Flora of Cornwall. Wheal Seton Press, Camborne.