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Cirsium fontinale
fountain thistle Aster Family
Cirsium fontinale Asteraceae
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common name
  fountain thistle
accepted scientific name
  Cirsium fontinale (Greene) Jeps.
rules for finding collection records
  Cirsium campylon (7)
  Cirsium fontinale (105)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2007 Neal Kramer
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color color color
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of February thru 3rd week of October
Endemic to California

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (124)
Jay Sullivan (1)
base map where plant found
mag select

Riparian
Grassland
Disturbed
Wetland
Brush
grid lines base