Centaurea solstitialis L.
Family: Asteraceae
St. Barnaby's thistle,  more...
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Stephen L. Solheim  
Etymology: Centaurea: ancient Greek plant-name, poetically associated with Chiron, the Centaur, but without wholly satisfactory explanation
Plants: annual/biennial forb
Hazardous: Careful, this plant is hazardous!
Invasiveness: Prohibited Invasive - Eradicate!
Conservation Status: Introduced - locally established; ecologically invasive
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Botanical Illustration  
Centaurea solstitialis image
Stephen L. Solheim  
Centaurea solstitialis image
Centaurea solstitialis image
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