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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 (32%)
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

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