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Last updated 7/9/2020 by David Giblin.
Centaurea ×varnensis Velen.[HC2]
(= Centaurea diffusa × Centaurea stoebe ssp. micranthos)
hybrid diffuse knapweed, sand knapweed

Publication: Fl. Bulg. 313. 1891.

Origin: Introduced from Europe

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: This name appears at the bottom of the description for C. diffusa.

Both the International Plant Names Index (IPNI) and TROPICOS show this name published as "Centaurea psammogena Gayer". IPNI indicates that the name represents a taxon of hybrid origin.

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Centaurea ×psammogena G. Gáyer