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Torrey's blazingstar
Mentzelia torreyi
Torrey's blazingstar Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia torreyi Loasaceae
common name
  Torrey's blazingstar
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia torreyi A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Mentzelia torreyi (240)
family name
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 3rd week of September

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
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