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Meadow Thistle


A flower of damp meadows; not widespread but quite common where it occurs.


 

 

Common Name Meadow Thistle
Scientific Name Cirsium dissectum
Species Group Daisy Family Compositae
Status
Interest Level
4
Visabile
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Daisy family - Compositae
Status Scarce
Flower Colour Group Purple
Visible
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Single stemmed thistle with downy stems and a single flower
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Daisy Family Compositae