Taxon  Report   5447 
Mentzelia veatchiana  Kellogg
Veatch's blazing star
Mentzelia veatchiana
© 2011 Steve Matson
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Mentzelia veatchiana
© 2004 Brent Miller
Mentzelia veatchiana
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Mentzelia veatchiana, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Mentzelia veatchiana
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Genus: Mentzelia
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Mentzelia albicaulis var. veatchiana
PLANTS: Mentzelia gracilenta var. veatchiana
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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:   (Accessed: Aug 15, 2018).

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