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Cirsium Horridulum

Botanical Name:

Cirsium horridulum

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Full Sun
6+ hours of direct sun per day
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Herb, Native Plant, Weed, Wildflower

Lifespan

Perennial, Annual

Plant Height

3-6 ft.

Flower

3 inch wide yellow and pink to purple disc flower heads atop multi-branched stems. Its spiny bracts may be purple or white. In the south, the blooms tend to be pinks to purples.

Benefits
Attracts

Butterflies

Hummingbirds

Pollinators

Songbirds

Specialized Bees

Taxonomy

Order

Asterales

Family

Asteraceae

Genus

Cirsium

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