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Distribution by County   13621    
Rhaponticum repens  (L.) Hidalgo
Russian knapweed
Rhaponticum repens is a perennial herb that is not native to California.
also called Acroptilon repens
Cal-IPC rating: moderate

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]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 05/25/2024).