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Sand Lily

Sand Lily


Loasa Family : Loasaceae

Latin Name : Mentzelia decapetala
Longevity : Annual
Season : Warm
Origin : Native
Value :
Wildlife – poor
Livestock – poor

Remarks :

Other common names, "Ten-petal blazingstar", "Mentzelia", and "Stickleaf". Growth 1 to 3 feet tall. Flowers June to September. Leaves, stem and fruit are covered with minute hooked hairs that cling so tightly to clothing or fur that they can be quite difficult to remove. The much branched stem is whitish in color and has a large taproot. Adapted to dry, rough hillsides, and steep banks.

Source: USDA-NRCS

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