Taxon  Report   5433    
Mentzelia micrantha  (Hook. & Arn.) Torr. & A. Gray
Chaparral blazing star,  San Luis blazingstar, San Luis stick leaf, Small flowered stickleaf
Mentzelia micrantha
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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Mentzelia micrantha
© 2014 Aaron Schusteff
Mentzelia micrantha
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Mentzelia micrantha, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Mentzelia micrantha
© 2013 John L. Thompson
Genus: Mentzelia
Communities: Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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 21, 2019).