Taxon  Report   5439 
Mentzelia pectinata  Kellogg
San joaquin blazing star,  San joaquin blazingstar
Mentzelia pectinata
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
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Mentzelia pectinata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Mentzelia pectinata
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Mentzelia
Yellow Pine Forest, Sagebrush Scrub, Foothill Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Mentzelia gracilenta var. pectinata
More information about  Mentzelia pectinata
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 26, 2016).

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