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winged plumeless thistle
Carduus tenuiflorus
Carduus tenuiflorus
winged plumeless thistle Aster Family
Carduus tenuiflorus Asteraceae
common names
  winged plumeless thistle
  slender flowered thistle
accepted scientific name
  Carduus tenuiflorus W. Curtis
rules for finding collection records
  Carduus tenuiflorus (345)
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.25 to 0.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 1st week of August

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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