Calflora
Taxon  Report   11538    
Cirsium scariosum  Nutt.  var. scariosum 
Elk thistle
Cirsium scariosum var. scariosum
© 2011 Louis-M. Landry
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Cirsium scariosum var. scariosum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Cirsium scariosum var. scariosum
© 2011 Louis-M. Landry
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Cirsium
Parent: Cirsium scariosum
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

 
More information about  Cirsium scariosum var. scariosum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CISC2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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