CDA - California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDA)
Centaurea maculosa Lam.
United States, California, Fresno, In county right of way on south side of Dinkey Creek Road, across from "Menefees" private road (address is 52158 Dinkey Creek Road). Site is 10.6 miles eastward on Dinkey Road from junction with Highway 168.
Position: 37° 03' 19" N 119° 10' 06" W; 37° 3m 19s 119° 10m 6s ; T10S R26E sec19 NE
About 6 plants were found in full bloom; all were hand-pulled and removed from site.
Open sunny roadside in mixed conifer forest. Associated with Calocedrus decurrens, Pinus ponderosa, Pinus lambertiana, Ceanothus cordulatus, Eriogonum nudum, Lotus crassifolius, Dactylus glomerata.