Taxon  Report   10806 
Centaurea benedicta  (L.) L.
Blessed thistle
Centaurea benedicta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California.
 

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Centaurea benedicta
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Centaurea benedicta
© 2008 Luigi Rignanese
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Centaurea
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Cnicus benedictus
Other Names:
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TJM2: Cnicus benedictus
 Information about  Centaurea benedicta  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CNBE)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 27, 2014).

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