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Cirsium foliosum
elk thistle Aster Family
Cirsium foliosum Asteraceae
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common names
  elk thistle
  leafy thistle
accepted scientific name
  Cirsium foliosum (Hook.) DC.
rules for finding collection records
  Cirsium foliosum (129)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: Boise National Forest
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of May thru 3rd week of September

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
WTU Herbarium (3)
Google Images
base map where plant found
mag select

Meadow
Forest
Disturbed
Grassland
grid lines base