Taxon  Report   5440 
Mentzelia polita  Nelson
elegant blazing star,  polished blazingstar
Mentzelia polita, 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.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Mentzelia polita
© 2010 James M. Andre
Mentzelia polita
© 2008 Steve Matson
Family: LOASACEAE  
Genus: Mentzelia
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Mentzelia polita  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MEPO2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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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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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 20, 2014).

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