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CIRSIUM BOLOCEPHALUM

Asteraceae

Tennis-ball sized, shaped and coloured flower heads with a tuft of black stems protruding from one side May-Jul, white-green foliage, 1m. . Bob's score = 9

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CIRSIUM BOLOCEPHALUM

CIRSIUM CANUM

Asteraceae

Large good purple thistles on a relatively spine-free plant over a long season May-Nov, 65cm. (Solitary thistle.) Formerly incorrectly sold as C.heterophyllum. . Bob's score = 8 RHS Hardiness Rating: H7 .

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CIRSIUM CANUM

CIRSIUM CILIATUM

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CIRSIUM CILIATUM

CIRSIUM DIACANTHUM

See PTILOSTEMON DIACANTHA

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CIRSIUM DIACANTHUM

CIRSIUM FORRESTII

Very disappointing greeny-grey nodding flowers, 55cm.

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CIRSIUM FORRESTII

CIRSIUM JAPONICUM 'MURA KUMO'

Asteraceae

Cream speckled variegated foliage, stately red-purple thistle flowers Jun-Aug, 75cm. Perennial rosettes regrow in Nov and stand overwinter. . Bob's score = 6 RHS Hardiness Rating: H5 .

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CIRSIUM JAPONICUM

CIRSIUM LAURINA

Round crimson flower heads the size of golf balls May-Jul, dark grey-green spathulate leaves, 3-5m. Tenderish, lime-free soil.

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CIRSIUM LAURINA

CIRSIUM PURPURATUM

Asteraceae

The reflexed flower bracts are large, purple flushed green and effective long before the flowers open, purple flowers Jun-Jul. My strain has ornamental white-flushed dark evergreen foliage, 1-2m. Monocarpic but self-seeding. An amazing cut flower. Japan. . Bob's score = 8.5

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CIRSIUM PURPURATUM

CIRSIUM RIVULARE 'ATROPURPUREUM'

Asteraceae

This tries to bloom all year - in winter it is stopped by cold. Purple thistle knobs held over a rosette of foliage over a very long season (Mar)May-Jun, Aug-Dec, 1m. Not spiny. . Bob's score = 9 RHS Hardiness Rating: H7 .

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CIRSIUM RIVULARE

CIRSIUM RIVULARE 'TREVOR'S BLUE WONDER'

Asteraceae

It's not blue but it is bluer (than 'Atropurpureum') and the stems have a mixture of white pubescence and purple staining with silvery-green basal foliage (Mar)May-Jun, Aug-Dec, 1m. Not spiny. RHS Hardiness Rating: H7 .

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CIRSIUM RIVULARE

CIRSIUM SCARIOSUM NNS 06-209

Asteraceae

Clusters of red-purple flowers on thick stems develop in clusters in the rosette and mature as the single stem elongates, May-Jul, 75cm. Impressive silvery rosettes often tinged pinkish-red in the centre. Wasatch Plateau, Emery Co., UT. 9175'.

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CIRSIUM SCARIOSUM NNS 06-209

CIRSIUM SIMPLEX SUBSP.ARMENUM RCB AM-12

Asteraceae

Short primrose-yellow thistly thing, 30cm. From the Republic of Nogaorny Karabak, alpine meadow, Zod Pass.

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CIRSIUM SIMPLEX subsp.ARMENUM RCB AM-12

CIRSIUM SP. DARK FOLIAGE

Asteraceae

Dark, almost black prickly foliage, multiple heads of medium-sized purple thistle flowers Jun-Aug, 65cm.

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CIRSIUM SP. dark foliage

CIRSIUM SP. MT.ETNA

Asteraceae

Rather dull pale pink flowers Jun-Sep, 65cm. C.montanum? . Bob's score = 1

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CIRSIUM SP. Mt.Etna



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