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pinyon blazingstar
Mentzelia eremophila
pinyon blazingstar Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia eremophila Loasaceae
common name
  pinyon blazingstar
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia eremophila (Jeps.) H.J. Thomp. & J.E. Roberts
rules for finding collection records
  Mentzelia eremophila (127)
family name
Image Author: ©2014 Neal Kramer
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.0 to 2.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 2nd week of March thru 2nd week of June

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (22)
SEINet (1)
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Native Plant Status
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