Taxon  Report   9792 
Centromadia parryi  (Greene) Greene
Pappose tarweed
Centromadia parryi
© 2009 Robert Steers
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Centromadia parryi
© 2005 Erin McDermott
Centromadia parryi
© 2005 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Centromadia parryi, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Centromadia parryi
© 2008 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Valley Grassland, Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
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ICPN: Hemizonia parryi
More information about  Centromadia parryi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 15, 2018).

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