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 Native Plant Database

Cirsium brevistylum

Clustered thistle, Indian thistle, Short-style thistle

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Cirsium brevistylum (Clustered thistle)
Glase, Terry

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual , Biennial , Perennial
Habit: Herb
Root Type: Tap
Leaf Shape: Elliptic , Oblanceolate , Oblong

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: CA , ID , MT , OR , WA
Canada: BC

Growing Conditions

Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun

Last Update: 2013-06-21