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Slender Thistle


A scruffy thistle found mainly in coastal locations.


 

Common Name Slender Thistle
Scientific Name Carduus tenuiflorus
Species Group Daisy Family Compositae
Status
Interest Level
4
Visabile
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Daisy family - Compositae
Status Local
Flower Colour Group Pink
Visible
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Medium height thistle with pale pink flowers in a cluster at the top of each stem
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Daisy Family Compositae