Taxon  Report   2128 
Cirsium fontinale  E. Greene
Fountain thistle
Cirsium fontinale
© 2012 Lech Naumovich
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Cirsium fontinale
© 2009 Tom Cochrane
Cirsium fontinale
© 2008 Margo Bors
Cirsium fontinale, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Cirsium fontinale
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Cirsium fontinale
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (CIFO2)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 31, 2016).

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