Taxon  Report   1860 
Centaurium muehlenbergii  (Griseb.) Piper
Monterey Centaury, Muhlenberg's centaury
Centaurium muehlenbergii, 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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Bloom Period
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Northern Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: GENTIANACEAE  
Genus: Centaurium
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Zeltnera muehlenbergii
 
 NOTE: Centaurium muehlenbergii is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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USDA PLANTS Profile (CEMU2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2014).

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