Bull Thistle

       

Bull Thistle (Cirsium vulgare) Asteraceae family

Not yet found in Fairbanks area - Report immeddiately if found! Call 479-1213

This is a biennial plant with a short fleshy taproot. Stems can grow between 2-5 feet tall. Leaves are hairy and prickly on the top and cottony underneath.

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Distribution

UAF Cooperative Extension Service Fairbanks North Star Borough - Parks & Recreation Department of Transportation and Public Facilities  Northern Region U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Forest Service National Park Service