Jepson Flora Project: Jepson Interchange for California Floristics    
Centaurea babylonica L.
Initial Editorial Analysis 7 Jan 2011
Source of Report for California  
a Hrusa et al., ms later published in Madrono 49(2)61-98. 2002: DISTRIBUTION: n SNH.; STATUS: unknown; "Spontaneous at edge of lawn..."
b Hrusa et al., Madrono 49(2)61-98. 2002: DIST: n SNH: Hrusa et al. Current Status: Casual: DOC: Plumas Co.: Spontaneous at edge of lawn, to 6 ft tall, large rosette. County Hospital, Quincy. Aug. 7, 1972. F.H. Surber s.n. (CDA).
Initial Editorial Comments evidently in no way mentioned in Kartesz & Meacham; according to Source b, occurring in California only as a waif, at edge of lawn, in n SNH (11 Feb 2003)
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary rejection, not naturalized in CA, a waif
Current Status JFP-3, accepted name for taxon occurring in CA only as a waif and/or garden escape, not naturalized
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 7 Jan 2011
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List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Centaurea

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