1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Carthamus L.
      1. Carthamus creticus L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Turkey, NW. Africa.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Algeria, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Great Britain, Greece, Kriti, Libya, Morocco, Portugal, Sicilia, Spain, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    British Columbia, California, Nevada, Oregon, South Carolina

    Carthamus creticus L. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Sp. Pl. ed. 2 2: 1163 (1763)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0