Calflora
Taxon  Report   11122    
Zeltnera davyi  (Jeps.) G. Mans.
Davy's centaury
Zeltnera davyi, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
also called Centaurium davyi
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: Gentianaceae  
Genus: Zeltnera

Communities: Closed-cone Pine Forest, Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEFCentaurium davyi
JEFCentaurium exaltatum var. davyi
JEFCentaurium muehlenbergii
More information about  Zeltnera davyi
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/23/2021).