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evening starflower
Mentzelia decapetala
evening starflower Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia decapetala Loasaceae
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common names
  evening starflower
  gumbo-lily
  tenpetal blazingstar
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia decapetala (Pursh ex Sims) Urb. & Gilg
rules for finding collection records
  Mentzelia decapetala (520)
family name
  Loasaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Glen Lee
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 3. to 6. inches
Number of petals: 10
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru 2nd week of October

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