Silybum species

Silybum species;       Garden Plant for ID : Kenya : 200611 : AK-2: Taken at Nairobi,Kenya on the 30th of Jan, 2009.Some Acanthus? any possibilities for Silybum marianum of Asteraceae? Earlier discussion on this plant here: https://groups.google.com/group/indiantreepix/browse_thread/thread/a037f3a5829c06b0/be6246cfdea300af?hl=en&lnk=gst&q=Silybum+marianum#be6246cfdea300af leaves are too uniform… so, my vote, no… silybium ok… species do not know…these are just […]

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Silybum marianum

Silybum marianum (L.) Gaertn. (Syn: Carduus lactifolius Stokes ; Carduus mariae Crantz; Carduus marianus L.; Carduus versicolor Salisb.; Carthamus maculatus (Scop.) Lam.; Centaurea dalmatica Fraas; Cirsium maculatum Scop.; Mariana lactea Hill; Mariana mariana (L.) Hill ; Silybum maculatum (Scop.) Moench; Silybum mariae (Crantz) Gray; Silybum marianum var. albiflorum Eig; Silybum marianum var. marianum (L.) Gaertn.; Silybum pygmaeum […]

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