Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2012

Forb
Biennial/Perennial

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Disc: Purplish/ Yellowish/ Purplish-red
Rays: Absent
Bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Carduus/ Cirsium spp.   FAMILY Asteraceae__

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Carduus/ Cirsium spp.   FAMILY Asteraceae__

VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-25-000:
Carduus spp.   FAMILY Asteraceae__

 

COMMON NAME:
Plumeless Thistle


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