Cleftleaf Wildheliotrope, Little-flowered Heliotrope Phacelia
Phacelia crenulata var. minutiflora
Synonyms: Phacelia ambigua var. minutiflora, Phacelia minutiflora
Little-flowered heliotrope phacelia as seen on a sandy wash in Hawk Canyon, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park..........March 24, 2011. Note the white central or lower sections of the corolla. My photo notes said "small flowers".
Little-flowered heliotrope phacelia beginning to bloom on a sandy wash in Hawk Canyon, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, CA......March 20, 2005.