Taxon  Report   92 
Acroptilon repens  (L.) DC.
Russian knapweed
Acroptilon repens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as moderate (plant profile).

 

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Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Acroptilon
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Centaurea picris
PLANTS: Centaurea repens
 Information about  Acroptilon repens  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ACRE3)

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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 23, 2014).

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