Calflora
Taxon  Report   13055 
Volutaria tubuliflora  (Murb.) Sennen
Egyptian knapweed
Volutaria tubuliflora
© 2018 Henry DiRocco
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Volutaria tubuliflora
© 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Volutaria tubuliflora
© 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Volutaria tubuliflora, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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Volutaria tubuliflora
© 2016 Barbara Boethling
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Volutaria
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More information about  Volutaria tubuliflora
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Volutaria:  from Latin voluta, having a spiral scroll or twist, for the spirally coiled corolla lobes of the original species (contributed by Cynthia Powell)

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 21, 2018).

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