Calflora
Taxon  Report   9544    
Centromadia pungens  (Hook. & Arn.) Greene  ssp. pungens 
Common tarweed
Centromadia pungens ssp. pungens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Centromadia
Parent: Centromadia pungens

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

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Centromadia pungens ssp. maritima
JEF: Centromadia pungens ssp. septentrionalis
JEF: Hemizonia pungens ssp. maritima
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More information about  Centromadia pungens ssp. pungens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CEPUP6)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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: Sep 18, 2019).