Calflora
Taxon  Report   13055    
Volutaria tubuliflora  (Murb.) Sennen
Egyptian knapweed
Volutaria tubuliflora
© 2018 Jennifer Howland
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Volutaria tubuliflora
© 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Volutaria tubuliflora
© 2016 Barbara Boethling
Volutaria tubuliflora, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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Volutaria tubuliflora
© 2018 Joe Woods
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Volutaria
More information about  Volutaria tubuliflora
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Volutaria:  from Latin voluta, having a spiral scroll or twist, for the spirally coiled corolla lobes of the original species (contributed by Cynthia Powell)


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).