Taxon  Report   5419 
Mentzelia albicaulis  Hook.
Small flowered Blazing Star, White stemmed stickleaf, white stemmed blazing star, whitestem blazingstar
Mentzelia albicaulis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Chaparral
Genus: Mentzelia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Acrolasia albicaulis
PLANTS: Acrolasia gracilis
PLANTS: Mentzelia albicaulis var. ctenophora
PLANTS: Mentzelia albicaulis var. gracilis
PLANTS: Mentzelia albicaulis var. tenerrima
PLANTS: Mentzelia gracilis
PLANTS: Mentzelia mojavensis
PLANTS: Trachyphytum gracile
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 15, 2014).

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