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Musk Thistle (Nodding Thistle) (Flowers)

Photo of musk thistle flowerheads showing purplish florets and nodding habit
The rose-purple flower heads of musk thistle are mostly solitary, nod at the branch tips, and are up to 2½ inches wide. At the base of each flower head are numerous, spine-tipped bracts that curve away from the heads. It blooms June through October. More

Musk Thistle Control

Photo of musk thistle showing fuzzy purple flowers on tall, prickly stems
Learn to identify and control this invasive plant on your Missouri property. More