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Spear Thistle (Cirsium Vulgare)

Category: Turf Weeds

LIFECYCLE: Biennial
PREFERRED HABITAT: Fertile disturbed ground
GROWTH: Up to 1.5m stem spiney
LEAVES: Dull. Hairy. Short stalked. Deeply toothed. Lobes and teeth with long stout spines
FLOWERS: Purple. Flat topped. July to October


[ last update: Wednesday, August 20, 2008 ]