Calflora
Taxon  Report   11123    
Zeltnera exaltata  (Griseb.) G. Mans.
Cancha lagua
Zeltnera exaltata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Centaurium exaltatum

Bloom Period
Family: GENTIANACEAE  
Genus: Zeltnera
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Creosote Bush Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Centaurium exaltatum

Alternate Names:
JEF: Centaurium exaltatum
More information about  Zeltnera exaltata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 18, 2019).