Taxon  Report   11527 
Cirsium canescens  Nutt.
Prairie thistle
Cirsium canescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Wetlands: [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Cirsium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Carduus undulatus var. canescens
PLANTS: Cirsium nebraskense
PLANTS: Cirsium nelsonii
PLANTS: Cirsium plattense
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (CICA11)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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