Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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Family Asteraceae
Cirsium altissimum (L.) Spreng. X C. discolor (Muhl. ex Willd.) Spreng.

Cirsium: derived from the Greek kirsion, "a kind of thistle;" also cirsos meaning "a swollen vein" for which thistle was once a remedy
altissimum: Latin for "especially tall"
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Status: Native
Plant: forb
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Cirsium discolor (Muhl. ex Willd.) Spreng. X C. altissimum (L.) Spreng.

         
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