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Mentzelia torreyi
Torrey's blazingstar Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia torreyi Loasaceae
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common name
  Torrey's blazingstar
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia torreyi A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Mentzelia torreyi (235)
family name
  Loasaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Steve Matson
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 1st week of November

How Likely at this Location (15%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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