Taxon  Report   5427 
Mentzelia involucrata  S. Watson
Sand Blazing Star,  bracted blazing star, whitebract blazingstar
Mentzelia involucrata, 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 involucrata
© 2003 Dianne Fristrom
Mentzelia involucrata
© 2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Community:
Creosote Bush Scrub
Family: LOASACEAE  
Genus: Mentzelia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Mentzelia involucrata var. involucrata
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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TJM2: Mentzelia involucrata var. megalantha
 Information about  Mentzelia involucrata  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MEIN5)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 19, 2014).

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