|Malta starthistle|| USDA PLANTS Symbol: CEME2
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
|Centaurea melitensis L.|
Jump to: Resources | Images | Distribution Maps | Sources
Taxonomic Rank: Magnoliopsida: Asterales: Asteraceae
|Synonym(s): Maltese star-thistle, Malta starthistle, Maltese star thistle, Napa thistle, spotted knapweed, tocalote|
|Native Range: Afrcia, Europe (GRIN);|
Identification, Biology, Control and Management Resources
|Selected Images from Invasive.org||View All Images at Invasive.org|
This map is incomplete and is based only on current site and county level reports made by experts and records obtained from USDA Plants Database. For more information, visit www.eddmaps.org
State(s) Where Reported invasive.
Based on state level agency and organization lists of invasive plants from WeedUS database.
|Invasive Listing Sources:|
|California Invasive Plant Council|
|Jil M. Swearingen, Survey of invasive plants occurring on National Park Service lands, 2000-2007|