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Taxon: Centaurea montana L.

 
Genus: Centaurea
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Carduoideae
Tribe: Cardueae
Subtribe: Centaureinae
Nomen number: 401601
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:911. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 01-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Finland, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Poland (s.), Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Italy, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Adventive

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Netherlands, Poland


    Naturalized

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Sweden
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation-European part [European part (n.w.)]

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada, [New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, Québec] St. Pierre and Miquelon
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Maine, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Minnesota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Utah]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage
  4. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). Note: = Cyanus montana (L.) Hill
  5. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  8. Ochsmann, J. 2001. Knapweeds (Centaurea L. and some related genera) in North America. Welcome to the Centaurea pages URL: http://www.centaurea.net/centaurea-America.htm target='_blank'
  9. Sell, P. & G. Murrell. 1996-. Flora of Great Britain and Ireland.
  10. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=401601. Accessed 16 July 2019.