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Spear Thistle

Cirsium vulgare


The whole plant is covered with flat thorns, very sharp.


Spoted in a rural area in the outskirts of Curitiba

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Spear Thistle
Cirsium vulgare Cirsium vulgare

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Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 9 years ago

Tx Alice, you're very kind.

alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Lovely picture of an invasive plant.

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 9 years ago

Damn, you guys are becoming too fast for me!!! Thank you, Dungeon, you nailed it. Another invasive species fighting for a place in the sun (and and wining, apparently).

Sergio Monteiro
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Sergio Monteiro

Piraquara, Paran√°, Brazil

Spotted on Oct 25, 2011
Submitted on Oct 25, 2011

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