Calflora
Taxon  Report   5425 
Mentzelia gracilenta  Torr. & A. Gray
Blazing star,  Grass blazingstar, Slender blazing star
Mentzelia gracilenta
© 2012 Debra L. Cook
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Mentzelia gracilenta
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Mentzelia gracilenta
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Mentzelia gracilenta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Mentzelia gracilenta
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: LOASACEAE  
Genus: Mentzelia
Communities:
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Mentzelia gracilenta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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 (MEGR)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 19, 2018).

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