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Bull Thistle

Cirsium vulgare

Stems are branching, woolly and covered in spines. Leaves are lobed with prickles, and cottony hairs underneath. Flowers are pink to purple with spine-tipped bracts.

Plant Details

Habitat NotesOpened disturbed sites; temperate regions.
Mature Height2’-6’
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