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Cirsium palustre
European marsh thistle Aster Family
Cirsium palustre Asteraceae
common names
  European marsh thistle
  European swamp thistle
accepted scientific name
  Cirsium palustre (L.) Scop.
rules for finding collection records
  Cirsium palustre (170)
family name
Image Author: ©2015 Richard Spellenberg
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of June thru 3rd week of September
Native to Europe

How Likely at this Location (13%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
base map where plant found
mag select

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