Cirsium discolor (Muhl. ex Willd.) Spreng.
Determiner: Nee, M. (2014-01-01)
Nee, M. 61577
Verbatim Date: 2014-09-05
United States, Wisconsin, Taylor, Chequamegon National Forest, Forest Road 326, just N of Forest Road 121/Beaver Creek Road, 2.1 km (by road) E of causeway over Chequamegon Waters Flowage.
45° 11' 20" N, 90° 40' 30" W; T31N R02W sec07 NW4;
Old gravel pit, with surrounding rim planted to Pinus resinosa, P. banksiana and Caragana arborescens, the native forest with Populus tremuloides, Betula papyrifera, Alnus incana ssp. rugosa, Abies balsamea, Picea glauca. The pit mostly still open, gravelly and sandy soils, with some brushy and woody reproduction, mostly used for off-road vehicle trails.
Erect herb, 2.2 m tall. Flowers pale pink-purple, in age markedly lighter and duller.
Record Id: 1fb04252-6cda-4524-b7f5-e7dac85c5ca9
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