Calflora
Taxon  Report   5419 
Mentzelia albicaulis  (Douglas) Douglas ex Torr. & A. Gray
Small flowered blazing star,  White stemmed blazing star, White stemmed stickleaf, Whitestem blazingstar
Mentzelia albicaulis
© 2004 James M. Andre
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mentzelia albicaulis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Mentzelia albicaulis
© 2004 James M. Andre
Mentzelia albicaulis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Interactive Distribution Map


Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)



point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Mentzelia albicaulis
© 2004 James M. Andre
Family: LOASACEAE  
Genus: Mentzelia
Communities:
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Acrolasia albicaulis
PLANTS: Acrolasia gracilis
PLANTS: Mentzelia albicaulis var. ctenophora
PLANTS: Mentzelia albicaulis var. gracilis
PLANTS: Mentzelia albicaulis var. tenerrima
PLANTS: Mentzelia gracilis
PLANTS: Mentzelia mojavensis
PLANTS: Trachyphytum gracile
More information about  Mentzelia albicaulis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MEAL6)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2018).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.