Higher classification Boraginaceae
Scientific name Hackelia
|Lower classifications Hackelia virginiana, Hackelia floribunda, Hackelia micrantha, Hackelia velutina, Hackelia nervosa|
Hackelia (Stickseeds) is a genus of plants in the borage family, Boraginaceae. They are found in North America and southeast Asia. Of the approximately 40 species described, 10 are endemic to California.
The genus was named after Josef Hackel, a Czech botanist.