Calflora
Taxon  Report   92    
Acroptilon repens  (L.) DC.
Russian knapweed
Acroptilon repens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate
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Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Acroptilon
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Centaurea picris
ICPN + PLANTS: Centaurea repens
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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: Nov 13, 2019).