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Bob Marsh; Papilio/Corbis
Leafy or Dwarf Thistle
(Drummond's Thistle)

Cirsium drummondii



First Noted by Expedition
July 23, 1805, at Three Forks, Montana.
 

Description
A perennial herb of the aster family. Height: 5-6 cm.
 

Habitat
Moist meadows and woodlands.
 

Range
Dakotas south through Arizona and New Mexico.
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