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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Cirsium muticum Michx.
Synonym(s): Carduus muticus, Cirsium bigelovii, Cirsium muticum var. monticola, Cirsium muticum var. subpinnatifidum
USDA Symbol: cimu
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Biennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Purple
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep
, WV Canada: MB
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist
Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA)
is a larval host and/or nectar source for:
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
- Picayune, MS
Record Last Modified: 2012-12-07
Research By: TWC Staff