Taxon  Report   1856 
Centaurium calycosum  (Buckley) Fern.
Arizona centaury
Centaurium calycosum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Centaurium calycosum
© 2012 Ron Wolf
Centaurium calycosum
© 2012 Ron Wolf
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Centaurium
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Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Centaurium breviflorum
PLANTS: Centaurium calycosum var. breviflorum
PLANTS: Centaurium calycosum var. nanum
PLANTS: Erythraea calycosa
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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 30, 2015).

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