Taxon  Report   1860    
Centaurium muehlenbergii  (Griseb.) Piper  
(no longer an active name)
Monterey centaury,  Muhlenberg's centaury
Centaurium muehlenbergii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Centaurium
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Northern Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Zeltnera davyi

JEF other name:
Zeltnera muehlenbergii

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Centaurium curvistamineum
PLANTS: Centaurium floribundum
PLANTS: Zeltnera muehlenbergii
NOTE: Centaurium muehlenbergii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Centaurium muehlenbergii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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: Nov 12, 2019).