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Cirsium wheeleri
Wheeler's thistle Aster Family
Cirsium wheeleri Asteraceae
common name
  Wheeler's thistle
accepted scientific name
  Cirsium wheeleri (A. Gray) Petr.
rules for finding collection records
  Cirsium wheeleri (894)
family name
Image Author: ©2011 Anthony Mendoza
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 .8 to 1.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of June thru 1st week of November

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (11)
New Mexico Flora (5)
Gila Wilderness (4)
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