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Cirsium texanum
Texas thistle Aster Family
Cirsium texanum Asteraceae
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common name
  Texas thistle
accepted scientific name
  Cirsium texanum Buckley
rules for finding collection records
  Carduus helleri (2)
  Cirsium texanum (184)
family name
  Asteraceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 3rd week of October

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
UT Austin BIO 406D (6)
Cal Photos (4)
Chihuahuan D. Gardens (1)
base map where plant found
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Disturbed
Riparian
Rocky
Desert
Native Plant Status
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native Not Present

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