Calflora
Distribution by County   5440    
Mentzelia polita  A. Nelson
Elegant blazing star,   Polished blazingstar
Mentzelia polita, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
Record Count by County

Inyo: 3 San Bernardino: 6

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 05/16/2022).