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Anthemis arvensis


Anthemis arvensis, also known as corn chamomile, mayweed, scentless chamomile,<ref name="ITIS">Template:ITIS</ref> or field chamomile<ref name="GRIN">Template:Cite web Template:Dead link</ref><ref name="NRCS">Template:PLANTS</ref> is a species of flowering plant the genus Anthemis, in the aster family. It is used as an ornamental plant.


Photo from Karlsruhe, Germany.
Photo from Calvi, France.
Native<ref name="GRIN"/>
Macaronesia: Azores, Canary Islands
Northern Africa: Algeria, Tunisia
Western Asia: Sinai, Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Turkey
Caucasus: Georgia, North Caucasus
Northern Europe: Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
Central Europe: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Switzerland
East Europe: Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine, Crimea
Southeastern Europe: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Crete, Italy, Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Sardinia, Serbia, Sicily, Slovenia
Southwestern Europe: France Corsica, Portugal, Spain, Balearic Islands

Widely naturalized in North and South America, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and parts of Asia.<ref>Flora of Pakistan</ref><ref>Flora of North America</ref><ref>Biota of North America Program 2014 county distribution map</ref><ref>Atlas of Living Australia, Anthemis arvensis L. Corn Chamomile</ref><ref>Marticorena, C. & M. Quezada. 1985. Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Chile. Gayana, Bot. 42: 1–157.</ref><ref>Gibbs Russell, G. E., W. G. M. Welman, E. Retief, K. L. Immelman, G. Germishuizen, B. J. Pienaar, M. Van Wyk & A. Nicholas. 1987. List of species of southern African plants. Memoirs of the Botanical Survey of South Africa 2(1–2): 1–152(pt. 1), 1–270(pt. 2).</ref>


Subspecies accepted by the Plant List maintained by Kew Gardens in London<ref name=n>The Plant List search for Anthemis arvensis </ref>
  • Anthemis arvensis subsp. arvensis
  • Anthemis arvensis subsp. cyllenea (Halácsy) R.Fern.
  • Anthemis arvensis subsp. incrassata (Loisel.) Nyman
  • Anthemis arvensis subsp. sphacelata (C.Presl) R.Fern.



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