Mentzelia involucrata S. Watson
White-bract Stickleaf, Whitebract Blazingstar
Loasaceae (Loasa Family)
USDA Symbol: MEIN5
A low leafy plant with satiny white stems and narrow, translucent, pale yellow flowers at branch ends.
This spring wildflower has distinctive showy, whitish bracts.
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Bloom InformationBloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
DistributionUSA: AZ , CA , NV
Native Distribution: Southeastern California, western Arizona, and northwestern Mexico.
Native Habitat: Dry desert hillsides, flats, and washes.
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Mentzelia involucrata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Mentzelia involucrata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Mentzelia involucrata
MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff