Taxon  Report   2140 
Cirsium occidentale  (Nutt.) Jepson  var. californicum  (A. Gray) Keil & Turner
Bigelow Thistle,  California thistle, cobwebby thistle
Cirsium occidentale var. californicum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Cirsium occidentale var. californicum
© 2007 Matt Below
Cirsium occidentale var. californicum
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Cirsium
Parent Record Cirsium occidentale.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Cirsium californicum ssp. pseudoreglense
PLANTS: Cirsium californicum var. bernardinum
PLANTS: Cirsium californicum
 Information about  Cirsium occidentale var. californicum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CIOCC4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 21, 2014).

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