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slenderflower thistle
Carduus tenuiflorus W. Curtis

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Carduus

Other System Links

Plants: CATE2
Bayer: CRUTE
GRIN: 316604
ITIS: 35789

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
Italian thistle, winged plumeless thistle


Category: Forbs/Herbs