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|Noun||1.||Mentzelia - genus of bristly herbs or subshrubs of western America lacking stinging hairs|
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Loasaceae, loasa family, Loasaceae - family of bristly hairy sometimes climbing plants; America and Africa and southern Arabia
blazing star, Mentzelia laevicaulis, Mentzelia livicaulis - biennial of southwestern United States having white stems and toothed leaves that is grown for its large pale yellow flowers that open in early morning