Taxon  Report   9792    
Centromadia parryi  (Greene) Greene
Pappose tarweed
Centromadia parryi
© 2008 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Centromadia parryi
© 2005 Erin McDermott
Centromadia parryi
© 2005 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Centromadia parryi, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Centromadia parryi
© 2009 Robert Steers
Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian

Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Hemizonia parryi
More information about  Centromadia parryi
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 23, 2019).