field sow thistle

(Sonchus arvensis)

               
Conservation Status

IUCN Red List

not yet assessed

field sow thistle

NatureServe

NNA - Not applicable

SNA - Not applicable

Minnesota

not listed

Wetland
Indicator
Status

Great Plains

FAC - Facultative

Midwest

FACU - Facultative upland

Northcentral & Northeast

FACU - Facultative upland

Weed Status

PS – State prohibited weed seed

Invasive


Identification

See the subspecies for identifying information.


Distribution Distribution Map   Sources: 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 22, 28.

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Taxonomy

Family:

Asteraceae (aster)

 

Subfamily:

Cichorioideae

 

Tribe:

Cichorieae

 

Subtribe:

Hyoseridinae

Subordinate Taxa

field sow thistle (Sonchus arvensis ssp. arvensis)

field sow thistle (Sonchus arvensis ssp. uliginosus)

 
Synonyms

 

 
Common
Names

creeping sowthistle

field sow thistle

field sow-thistle

field sowthistle

perennial sowthistle

perennial sow-thistle

sowthistle


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

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Åkerdylle, Corn Sow Thistle

 
     
  Sonchus arvensis FIELD SOW THISTLE
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  Corn Sow Thistle (Sonchus Arvensis) / Dindle - 2012-07-06
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Published on Jul 12, 2012

Sonchus arvensis (Corn Sow Thistle, Dindle, Field Sow Thistle, Gutweed, Swine Thistle, Tree Sow Thistle, Field Sowthistle, Field Milk Thistle) is a medicinal plant.

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De akkermelkdistel (Sonchus arvensis) is een plant uit de composietenfamilie (Asteraceae).

 
     
  Environmental Laboratory - U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
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Published on Feb 15, 2013

Sonchus arvensis - Field Sowthistle

 
     
  Weed Of The Week #600-Perennial Sow Thistle (From Ag PhD #600 10/4/09)
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Uploaded on Oct 8, 2009

If you thought we'd run out of thistles to talk about, your wrong. Here's this week's Weed of the Week, Perennial Sow Thistle.

 
     

 

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