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Mentzelia congesta
united blazingstar Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia congesta Loasaceae
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common name
  united blazingstar
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia congesta Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Mentzelia congesta (429)
family name
  Loasaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Steve Matson
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .25 to .6 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru end of July

How Likely at this Location (19%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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