Centaurea montana L.
Family: Asteraceae
mountain cornflower, mountain-bluet
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Matthew L. Wagner  
Centaurea montana image
Matthew L. Wagner  
Etymology: Centaurea: ancient Greek plant-name, poetically associated with Chiron, the Centaur.  Montana: In honor of the Mexican (native of Puebla) Don Luis Montana, b. 1755, physician and naturalist. Plants: perennial forb Conservation Status: Introduced - adventive
Centaurea montana image
Matthew L. Wagner  
Centaurea montana image
Centaurea montana image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Centaurea montana image
Centaurea montana image
Botanical Illustration  
Centaurea montana image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Centaurea montana image
Robert W. Freckmann  
Centaurea montana image
Centaurea montana image
Centaurea montana image
Centaurea montana image
Centaurea montana image
Centaurea montana image