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Mentzelia pectinata
San Joaquin blazingstar Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia pectinata Loasaceae
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common name
  San Joaquin blazingstar
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia pectinata Kellogg
rules for finding collection records
  Mentzelia pectinata (174)
family name
  Loasaceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed last week of February thru 3rd week of June
Endemic to California

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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Sharnoff Photography (3)
Jay Sullivan (1)
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