Yosemite Wildflowers: Blazing Star (Mentzelia crocea)
Blazing Star (Mentzelia crocea). Aliases: Sierra Blazing Star Family: Loasa () Habitat: This is a foothill flower, peaking at around 4,000 feet (1,200 meters) elevation.You can usually find a large stand of it sometime in April about half a mile into the Hite Cove trail. If it's in bloom, you won't miss it - it's a big, bold, and aptly named flower.
DA: 5 PA: 100 MOZ Rank: 21