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New Mexico Thistle (Cirsium neomexicana)

New Mexico Thistle (Cirsium neomexicana)

This is New Mexico Thistle from Josuah Tree, California. .



KINGDOM: Plantae /Angiosperms /Eudicots /Asterids ORDER: Asterales FAMILY: Asteraceae TRIBE: Cynareae GENUS: Cirsium SPECIES: neomexicana

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