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Last updated 10/7/2011 by David Giblin.
Cirsium edule Nutt. var. wenatchense D.J. Keil[FNA19, HC2]
Wenatchee thistle

Publication: Sida. 21: 213. 2004.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA19: "Variety wenatchense is known only from the Wenatchee Mountains of central Washington. Little is known of its ecology."

FNA key separates out this variety on the basis of th heads being mostly borne singly and peduncles 10–30 cm.

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