Cynara cardunculus L.

Spanish Artichoke

Sp. Pl. 827 (1753) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Naturalised

*CVU, *DunT, *GipP, *Gold, *HNF, *HSF, *MuF, *MuM, *OtP, *VRiv, *VVP.

2 subspecies; the nominate subspecies recorded in Victoria. See subspecies profile for description.

Source: Jeanes, J.A. (1999). Asteraceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2017-05-09
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Asteranae
order Asterales
family Asteraceae
genus Cynara
Higher taxa
Subordinate taxa

Victoria

Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Cynara cardunculus in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Cynara cardunculus in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Murray Mallee present naturalised
Victorian Volcanic Plain present naturalised
Victorian Riverina present naturalised
Murray Fans present naturalised
Gippsland Plain present naturalised
Otway Plain present naturalised
Goldfields present naturalised
Central Victorian Uplands present naturalised
Dundas Tablelands present naturalised
Highlands-Southern Fall present naturalised
Highlands-Northern Fall present naturalised

State distribution

Distribution map
State
Western Australia
Northern Territory
South Australia
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory
Victoria
Tasmania