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Cirsium lecontei
Le Conte's thistle Aster Family
Cirsium lecontei Asteraceae
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common name
  Le Conte's thistle
accepted scientific name
  Cirsium lecontei Torr. & A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Cirsium lecontei (61)
  Carduus lecontei (3)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2017 Eleanor Dietrich
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of May thru 2nd week of October
Native to the southeastern United States

How Likely at this Location (11%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Wikipedia
eFloras.org
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Links to Plant Photos
Southeastern Flora (27)
Shirley Denton (5)
base map where plant found
mag select

Grassland
Wetland
Riparian
Forest
Disturbed
grid lines base