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Distribution by County   2137    
Cirsium neomexicanum  A. Gray
Desert thistle,   New mexico thistle
Cirsium neomexicanum is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
Record Count by County

Inyo: 24 Modoc: 1 Riverside: 10
Los Angeles: 1 Mono: 2 San Bernardino: 126

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 10/03/2022).