Mentzelia oligosperma Nutt. ex Sims
Loasaceae (Loasa Family)
USDA Symbol: meol
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: Orange , Yellow
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: Flowers open in early morning and close by afternoon.
DistributionUSA: AR , AZ , CO , IL , KS , MA , MO , NE , NM , OK , SD , TX , WY
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Fredericksburg Nature Center - Fredericksburg, TX
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0235 Collected June 9, 1992 in Comal County by Mary Beth White
NPSOT 0532 Collected Jul 27, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
NPSOT 0163 Collected May 22, 1991 in Bexar County by Lottie Millsaps
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-35 Collected 2006-05-30 in Travis County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
LBJWC-ENH-2 Collected 2009-07-11 in Lampasas County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
BibliographyBibref 328 - Wildflowers of Texas (2003) Ajilvsgi, Geyata.
Bibref 286 - Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country (1989) Enquist, M.
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Mentzelia oligosperma in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Mentzelia oligosperma in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Mentzelia oligosperma
MetadataRecord Modified: 2018-09-10
Research By: TWC Staff