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Mentzelia humilis
gypsum blazingstar Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia humilis Loasaceae
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common name
  gypsum blazingstar
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia humilis (A. Gray) J. Darl.
rules for finding collection records
  Acrolasia humilis (2)
  Mentzelia humilis (110)
  Mentzelia thompsonii (92)
family name
  Loasaceae
Image Author: ©2013 Richard Spellenberg
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1 inch
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
eFloras.org
New Mexico Rare Plants (1)
USDA PLANTS profile
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (5)
SEINet (1)
Google Images
base map where plant found

Desert
Brush
Disturbed
grid lines base