Taxon  Report   1863    
Centaurium venustum  (A. Gray) B. L. Rob.  
(no longer an active name)
Beautiful centaury,  Canchalagua, Charming centaury
Centaurium venustum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
Genus: Centaurium
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Zeltnera venusta

NOTE: Centaurium venustum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Centaurium venustum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: Dec 15, 2019).