Taxon  Report   11127    
Zeltnera venusta  (A. Gray) G. Mans.
Charming centaury
Zeltnera venusta
© 2017 Alison Sheehey
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Zeltnera venusta
© 2017 Jeff Elman
Zeltnera venusta
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Zeltnera venusta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Zeltnera venusta
© 2019 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Genus: Zeltnera
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Centaurium venustum ssp. abramsii
ICPN: Centaurium venustum
ICPN: Zeltnera abramsii
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More information about  Zeltnera venusta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).