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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Carduus species- Nigiri hills area of 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. […]

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