Flower Database

Carduus crispus

Basic information
Flower Name
Carduus crispus
Formal Name
Carduus crispus
Alias
項垂れ鰭薊, welted thistle, curly plumeless thistle
Habitat
Europe
Morph
Years of grass
Comment
Welted thistle , or, curly plumeless thistle , scientific name: Carduus crispus, perennial grass of the Asteraceae Carduus genera native to Europe. It is a grass naturalized in Japan. Body may fin-shaped hole in the stem and spines. It lets big flowers bloom downward.
General name: :Carduus crispus ,scientific name: Carduus crispus, origin: Europe, height: 100-150 cm, flowering period: from May to September, flower colors: red, purple, flower diameter: 3-5 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Asterales
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Carduus
Species
C. crispus
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
capitate corolla
Leaf type
Pinnate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Red, Violet
Season
May Jun Jul Aug Sep
Height
100  ~ 150  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 5