spiny sowthistle
Sonchus asper (L.) Hill

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Taxonomic Rank

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

Other System Links

Plants: SOAS
Bayer: SONAS
GRIN: 34933
ITIS: 38424
NPDN Host: 36480

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
perennial sowthistle, prickly sowthistle, spiny-leaf sow-thistle

Related Scientific Names:

Sonchus asper ssp. asper (L.) Hill(Synonym)


Category: Forbs/Herbs