Centaurea ×moncktonii

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Centaurea ×moncktonii is native to Europe or originated in North America from European ancestry.

appendage arrangementoverlapping +
appendage colorationlight + and brown +
appendage orientationerect +
appendage shapeflat + and concave +
appendage sizeexpanded +
array architecturecorymbiform +
array architecture or shapefew-headed +
blade shapeoblanceolate +, elliptic +, linear +, lanceolate +, entire + and dentate +
blade sizesmaller +
body external texturetomentose + and glabrous +
body prominenceconcealed +
body shapelanceolate + and ovate +
bristle countmany +
bristle durationcaducous +
bristle sizeunequal +
chromosome count22 + and 44 +
corolla colorationpurple + and white +
cypsela colorationtan +
cypsela external texturehairy +
floret positionperipheral +
floret reproductionfertile + and sterile +
floret sizeexpanded +
flowering timespringsummer +, fall +, may +, jun +, jul +, aug +, sep +, oct + and nov +
habitatroadsides +, riverbanks +, pastures +, meadows +, forest openings + and waste areas +
habitat inclinesloped +
hair architectureseptate +
head architecture or arrangementradiant +
head architecture or shapediscoid +
involucre heighthigh +
involucre shapeovoid +, campanulate + and hemispheric +
involucre size15 +
leaf architecturepetiolate +
leaf other or positionproximal cauline +
leaf positionbasal +
lobe architecturewiry +
lobe shapedentate + and dissected +
margin architecturesessile +
margin positiondistal cauline +
margin shapeentire +, dentate +, lobed + and decurrent +
margin variabilityvarying +
pappus count0 + and of many unequal , sometimes caducous bristles +
peduncle architectureleafy-bracted +
stem architecturebranched +
stem external texturevillous +, scabrous +, tomentose + and glabrate +
stem orientationerect + and ascending +
tip shapetruncate +, dentate + and lobed +
whole organism life styleperennial +