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European marsh thistle
Cirsium palustre
European marsh thistle Aster Family
Cirsium palustre Asteraceae
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common names
  European marsh thistle
  European swamp thistle
accepted scientific name
  Cirsium palustre (L.) Scop.
rules for finding collection records
  Cirsium palustre (284)
family name
  Asteraceae
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 3rd week of May thru 2nd week of September

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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Disturbed
Wetland
Forest
Riparian
Meadow
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

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