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Cirsium remotifolium
few-leaf thistle Aster Family
Cirsium remotifolium Asteraceae
common names
  few-leaf thistle
  mountain thistle
accepted scientific name
  Cirsium remotifolium (Hook.) DC.
rules for finding collection records
  Cirsium acanthodontum (15)
  Cirsium callilepis (19)
  Cirsium remotifolium (464)
family name
Image Author: ©2008 Keir Morse
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 1 inch
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of May thru 2nd week of September

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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native Not Present

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