Taxon  Report   5423 
Mentzelia dispersa  S. Watson
Nada stickleaf,  bushy blazingstar, scattered blazing star

Mentzelia dispersa
© 2003 Steve Matson
Mentzelia dispersa
© 2003 Steve Matson
Mentzelia dispersa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Mentzelia dispersa
© 2003 Steve Matson
Genus: Mentzelia
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Mentzelia pinetorum
 Information about  Mentzelia dispersa  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 04, 2015).

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