PlantsZeltnera→Centaury (Zeltnera calycosa)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Zeltnera calycosa Accepted
Centaurium calycosum Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Plant Height: 5-24 inches
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer

Zone 9b.

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Posted by KFredenburg (Black Hills, SD - Zone 5a) on Dec 14, 2020 11:55 AM

Range: southeastern California to southern Utah and central Texas; south to northern Mexico. Additional info: the brilliant pink corolla resembles that of Phlox, which has 3 branches on the style, whereas this plant's style ends with a small knob or 2 short branches.

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