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Cirsium wheeleri
Wheeler's thistle Aster Family
Cirsium wheeleri Asteraceae
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common name
  Wheeler's thistle
accepted scientific name
  Cirsium wheeleri (A. Gray) Petr.
rules for finding collection records
  Cirsium wheeleri
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2011 Anthony Mendoza
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is .8 to 1.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of June thru 1st week of November

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (11)
New Mexico Flora (5)
Gila Wilderness (4)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
base map where plant found

Forest
Disturbed
Meadow
grid lines base