Taxon  Report   5431 
Mentzelia laevicaulis  (Hook.) Torrey & A. Gray
Blazing Star,  Giant Blazingstar, smooth stem blazing star, smoothstem blazingstar
Mentzelia laevicaulis, a dicot, is a perennial 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 laevicaulis
© 2003 Michael Charters
Mentzelia laevicaulis
© 2006 Paul Nutt
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Family: LOASACEAE  
Genus: Mentzelia
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Mentzelia laevicaulis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MELA2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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: Aug 27, 2014).

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