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Taxon: Mentzelia laevicaulis (Douglas) Torr. & A. Gray

Genus: Mentzelia
Family: Loasaceae subfamily: Mentzelioideae.
Nomen number: 316748
Place of publication: Fl. N. Amer. 1:535. 1840
Name verified on: 27-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 27-Aug-2008
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 21 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • giant blazingstar   (Source: CalFlora ) – English
  • smooth-stem blazingstar   (Source: CalFlora ) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Mentzelia laevicaulis (Douglas) Torr. & A. Gray:


Images:

  • GRIN Images of germplasm accessions.
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?316748 (01 August 2014)

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