Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05547 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Centaurea cyanus L.
Common name   garden cornflower
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   2001-333  
   with R. Van Buren, D. Clark
Coll. Date 12 July 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wayne County
Locality Escaped ornamental, along wall in Torrey.
    
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Centaurea cyanus L.

     Leucacantha cyanus (L.) Nieuwl. & Lunell

Common Name(s): bachelor's button, cornflower, garden cornflower.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=36954, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Centaurea
                                        Species: Centaurea cyanus
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05547s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

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Links

Taxon Links for species Centaurea cyanus  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Centaurea+cyanus

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