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Mentzelia involucrata
sand blazing star Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia involucrata Loasaceae
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common names
  sand blazing star
  white-bract blazing star
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia involucrata S. Watson
rules for finding collection records
  Mentzelia involucrata (1019)
family name
  Loasaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Keir Morse
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .5 to 2.4 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of January thru end of May

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (111)
Wikimedia Commons (4)
New Mexico Flora (2)
Snowbirdpix (3)
Jay Sullivan (1)
base map where plant found
mag select

Desert
Rocky
grid lines base