Blue curls, Caterpillars, Fiddleneck Hydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf Family)
USDA Symbol:PHCO2 USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Location: N side of Canyon Lake on Canyon Lake Island, at 880 Military Drive.
Habitat: Abundant in colonies on dry hillsides in partial shade.
Description: Flowers are a clustr of helicoid cymes. Individual flowers are blue, bell shaped and 6 mm long. Filaments exsert the yellow stamens past the throat of the flower.
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: May 13, 1993
Specimen number: 130