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American basketflower
Plectocephalus americanus
Plectocephalus americanus
American basketflower Aster Family
Plectocephalus americanus Asteraceae
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common names
  American basketflower
  American star-thistle
accepted scientific name
  Plectocephalus americanus (Nutt.) D. Don
rules for finding collection records
  Centaurea americana (449)
  Plectocephalus americanus (2370)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2007 Patrick Alexander
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 2.8 to 4.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 2nd week of October

Plant Showiness (90%)
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