Taxon  Report   9793 
Centromadia pungens  (Hook. & Arn.) Greene
common tarweed
Centromadia pungens , a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Centromadia pungens
© 2008 Benjamin Smith
Centromadia pungens
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Community: wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Centromadia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Centromadia pungens ssp. laevis
Centromadia pungens ssp. pungens
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Hemizonia pungens
 Information about  Centromadia pungens  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CEPU14)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Sep 23, 2014).

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