Taxon  Report   9791 
Centaurea stoebe  L.  ssp. micranthos  (Gugler) Hayek
spotted knapweed
Centaurea stoebe ssp. micranthos, 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 high (plant profile).

 

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Bloom Period
Community: escaped cultivar
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Centaurea
Parent Record Centaurea stoebe.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Acosta maculosa
PLANTS: Centaurea biebersteinii
TJM2 + PLANTS: Centaurea maculosa
 Information about  Centaurea stoebe ssp. micranthos  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (CESTM)

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

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 19, 2014).

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