Scientific Name: Cirsium horridulum
Common Names: Yellow Thistle
In the Sunflower family (Asteraceae) Native to the U.S.A.
Thick, single stem branches near top. Flowers are found solitary or a few at tip of stem. Leaves alternate, lobed and toothed ending in rigid spines.
Bloom Color(s): red, green, yellow, white, pink, purple
Bloom Width: 2 - 3 in.
Bloom Height: 2 - 3 in.
Foliage Color(s): Green, Dark Green, Gray-Green
Plant Width: 3 - 5 ft.
Plant Height: 1 - 6 ft.
Bloom Period: May to August
Plant Family: Asteraceae
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
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