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

Alternate Names:
JEF: Centaurium davyi
JEF: Centaurium exaltatum var. davyi
JEF: Centaurium muehlenbergii
More information about  Zeltnera davyi
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 27, 2020).