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Dwarf Thistle

Cirsium acaulon

Description:

Appears like a crawling herbaceous perennial, or a disorderly mass of thistle-like leaves and thistle-like flowerheads thrown together on a heap. Flowerheads grows directly from the rosette, they are stemless.

Habitat:

Montane pastures.

Notes:

Important melliferous plant on montane and alpine pastures.

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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Thoiry, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Tromelin Island

Lat: 46.27, Long: 5.94

Spotted on Sep 1, 2019
Submitted on Sep 2, 2019

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