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Mentzelia nuda (Bractless blazingstar)
Flaigg, Lillian G.

Mentzelia nuda

Mentzelia nuda (Pursh) Torr. & A. Gray

Bractless Blazingstar, Sand Lily

Loasaceae (Loasa Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: MENU

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit:
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: pale cream

Distribution

USA: AZ , CO , IL , KS , MO , MT , NE , NM , OK , SD , TX , WY

Bibliography

Bibref 328 - Wildflowers of Texas (2003) Ajilvsgi, Geyata.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Mentzelia nuda in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Mentzelia nuda in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Mentzelia nuda

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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