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Collection Details

Species: Cirsium texanum Buckley

Asteraceae Cirsium texanum Buckley
K. R. Norton , Bob O'Kennon 706

Collection Date: 29 April 2011
Determined By: Norton and O'Kennon
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Tarrant County

Locality Description: Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge. Prairie Dog Pond in Bison enclosure.

DD Latitude: 32.8409

DD Longitude: -97.4772

Min. Elevation: 192 m


Habitat Description: Growing in open prairie dog pasture. Sandy soil. Several plants interspersed in field. Growing with Plantago patagonica, Callirhoe involucrata and Oenothera speciosa.

Botanical Data

Local Name: Texas Thistle

Other Data

Research Site: Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge

Project: Flora of Tarrant County, Texas