Carduus edelbergii ?

PLant for ID 17072013 CS1 : Attachments (3). 3 posts by 3 authors. Please help in identification of this compositae weed from Srinagar Cirsium wallichii Looks different from images at Cirsium wallichii DC. Appears close to images at Carduus edelbergii Rech.f. Again C. verutum, see my earlier comments. Looks different from phyllaries and spines at the tip of phyllaries […]

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Carduus species- Nigiri hills area, Tamilnadu

Cirsium wallichii DC. SN April 04 : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2).   Cirsium wallichii DC, Fam Asteraceae wild herb from Nigiri hills area of Tamilnadu, altitude is around 2000m Cirsium wallichii I don’t think has winged stem. To me it looks like Carduus sp. Achenes pappus would solve the confusion. efi thread 1 efi thread 2 I too agree […]

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Carduus species- Kenya

  Thistle For ID : Kenya : 11DEC16 : AK-27 : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2) Kindly help in identifying this wild Thistle. Seen in the first week of July in Kenya. Pl. check comparative images at ‎Carduoideae if it helps. Pl. check Carduus edelbergii Rech.f. or Onopordum acanthium L. or similar species from your local […]

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