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Centaurea macrocephala
bighead knapweed Aster Family
Centaurea macrocephala Asteraceae
common names
  bighead knapweed
  globe knapweed
accepted scientific name
  Centaurea macrocephala Puschk. ex Willd.
rules for finding collection records
  Centaurea macrocephala (41)
family name
Image Author: ©2005 Louis-M. Landry
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1. to 1.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru 2nd week of October
Invasive in WA

How Likely at this Location (11%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (4)
Cal Photos (5)
base map where plant found
mag select

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