Flower Database

Bull thistle

Basic information
Flower Name
Bull thistle
Formal Name
Cirsium vulgare
Alias
西洋鬼薊, Bull thistle, spear thistle,
Habitat
Europe
Morph
biennial grass
Comment
Bull thistle (scientific name:Cirsium vulgare) is a biennial grass of the family asteraceae native to Europe from the United States. Stem and leaf stems are winged and sharp spines. In summer, it makes several light pink-colored capitula bloom at the top of involucre with the linear thorny that it is spherical and sharp.
Common name: Bull thistle
scientific name:Cirsium vulgare
origin: Europe, living environment: meadows, roadside, life type: grass, plant: 100-150 cm, with a rosette of the leaves: pinnate deep fissure, leaflets: deep fissure, leaf edges: sharp spines, flower: pink, flowering: July-September, flowers: flower heads, Flower size: 3-5 cm, seeds: achenes with feathered plumes and
Detailed information
Order
Asterales
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Cirsium
Species
C. vulgare
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Head
Petal shape
Tubular
Leaf type
Pinnate
Leaf edge
Thorn-like
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Pink
Season
Jul Aug Sep
Height
100  ~ 150  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 5