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Mentzelia humilis
gypsum blazingstar Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia humilis Loasaceae
common name
  gypsum blazingstar
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia humilis (A. Gray) J. Darl.
rules for finding collection records
  Acrolasia humilis (2)
  Mentzelia humilis (110)
  Mentzelia thompsonii (92)
family name
Image Author: ©2013 Richard Spellenberg
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
New Mexico Rare Plants (1)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (17)
SEINet (1)
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