Calflora
Taxon  Report   11464    
Carduus pycnocephalus  L.  ssp. pycnocephalus 
Italian thistle
Carduus pycnocephalus ssp. pycnocephalus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Carduus
Parent: Carduus pycnocephalus
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN

 
More information about  Carduus pycnocephalus ssp. pycnocephalus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 13, 2019).