Taxon  Report   1846 
Centaurea cyanus  L.
Batchelor button, garden cornflower
Centaurea cyanus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Centaurea cyanus
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Centaurea cyanus
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Community: escaped cultivar
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Centaurea
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Leucacantha cyanus
 Information about  Centaurea cyanus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CECY2)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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: Jul 24, 2014).

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