CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record mentzelia_puberula - Fri, Nov. 26, 2021 22:27 ET c
Mentzelia puberula
common nameDarlington's blazing star
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life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.2
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S2      ranking system key
global rank
G5     G5: demonstrably secure to ineradicable
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (12):
Glamis NW (014B) 3211582, Mount Barrow (026B) 3311428, Palo Verde (040B) 3311446, Cibola (040C) 3311436, Coxcomb Mountains (078A) 3311583, East Of Victory Pass (078D) 3311573, Dale Lake (100B) 3411526, Gene Wash (120C) 3411432, Whipple Wash (121D) 3411433, Camp Rock Mine (155B) 3411666, Newberry Springs (180C) 3411676, Old Dad Mountain (202D) 3511517
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Imperial (IMP), Riverside (RIV), San Bernardino (SBD), Arizona (AZ), Nevada (NV)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Mojavean desert scrub (MDScr)
•Sonoran desert scrub (SDScr)/sandy or rocky
blooming period Mar-May  
elevation range90 - 1280 meters
Possibly threatened by renewable energy development.
full nameMentzelia puberula J. Darl.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  MEPU2 Element Code  PDLOA031F0
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
Jepson Online Jepson Interchange  Jepson Manual and other resources
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Fri, Nov. 26, 2021 from

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