Taxon  Report   5424    
Mentzelia eremophila  (Jeps.) H. J. Thomps. & J. E. Roberts
Pinyon blazing star,  Pinyon blazingstar
Mentzelia eremophila
© 2014 Neal Kramer
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Mentzelia eremophila
© 2016 Brian Bielfelt
Mentzelia eremophila
© 2003 Heath McAllister
Mentzelia eremophila, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Mentzelia eremophila
© 2016 Brian Bielfelt
Genus: Mentzelia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Mentzelia eremophila
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).