WELTED THISTLE

Carduus crispus

Daisy & Dandelion Family [Asteraceae]  

Flowers:
month8jun month8june month8jul month8july month8Aug month8sep month8sept

Pappus: pappusZpossible (white)
pappus8aug pappus8sep pappus8sept pappus8oct pappus8nov

status
statusZnative
 
flower
flower8purple
 
morph
morph8actino
 
petals
petalsZmany
 
stem
stem8round
 
stem
stem8winged
winged
stem
stem8spines stem8thorns
spines
contact
contactZlowish
 

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Hybridises with : Musk Thistle. (Carduus nutans) to produce Carduus × stangii.

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Lookee-Likees :

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  Carduus crispus  ⇐ Global Aspect ⇒ Asteraceae  

Distribution
family8Daisy family8Dandelion  family8Asteraceae

 BSBI maps
genus8Carduus
Carduus
(Thistles)

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Carduus crispus

Daisy & Dandelion Family [Asteraceae]  

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