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Stemless Thistle - introduced (*Onopordum acaulon)

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Family: Asteraceae (Daisy family).

Native of southern Europe and the Mediterranean region.

Occurrence: Uncommon.


It is a noxious weed and listed as Regionally Restricted in central Victoria.

Photo: Stemless Thistle. The flowers are in the centre of the rosette. Baringhup.