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Mentzelia gracilenta
grass blazingstar Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia gracilenta Loasaceae
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common name
  grass blazingstar
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia gracilenta Torr. & A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Mentzelia gracilenta (159)
  Mentzelia ravenii (27)
family name
  Loasaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Patrick Alexander
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about .6 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of March thru 1st week of July
Endemic to California

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
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eFloras.org
Jepson
SEINet (4)
USDA PLANTS profile
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (25)
New Mexico Flora (4)
SEINet (4)
Jay Sullivan (1)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
Adam Schneider (1)
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