Calflora
Taxon  Report   11583    
Cynara cardunculus  L.  ssp. cardunculus 
Artichoke
Cynara cardunculus ssp. cardunculus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

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Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Cynara
Parent: Cynara cardunculus
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cynara scolymus
More information about  Cynara cardunculus ssp. cardunculus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Oct 17, 2019).