Taxon  Report   5425 
Mentzelia gracilenta  Torrey & A. Gray
Blazing star,  Grass blazingstar, Slender blazing star
Mentzelia gracilenta
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Mentzelia gracilenta
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Mentzelia gracilenta
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Mentzelia gracilenta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Mentzelia gracilenta
© 2012 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Mentzelia
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Mentzelia ravenii
More information about  Mentzelia gracilenta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 19, 2018).

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