Distribution by County   2144    
Cirsium occidentale  (Nutt.) Jeps.  var. venustum  (Greene) Jeps.
Cobwebby thistle,   Red thistle,   Venus thistle
Cirsium occidentale var. venustum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.

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: 05/18/2022).