nodding plumeless thistle
Carduus nutans spp. leiophyllus (Petrovic) Stojanov & Stef


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Taxonomic Rank

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

Other System Links

Plants: CANUL
ITIS: 523743

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
musk thistle, nodding thistle


Category: Forbs/Herbs