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North American Centauries

Formerly this genus was included in the larger genus Centaurium, but that was found to be polyphyletic and so several smaller genera were created. The original Centaurium is now restricted to Eurasia and is not found in California.

Z. venusita
Charming Centaury
Zeltnera venusta flowers

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