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Common Name: Globe Thistle      Latin Name: Echinops ritro      Size: 3 (min) to 5 (max)
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Echinops ritro
Maximum Height: 5 feet

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Category: Perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Echinops
species: ritro
Origin:
Size: 3 (min) to 5 (max)
Size Description:
Notes:
Characteristics: star rating Dry Soil Tolerant
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Deer Resistance: star ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar ratingGood ResistanceSee plants that are deer resistant.
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Plant Images and Specimens
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Location: OSU
Photo Credit: Patrick Kelsch

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Location: OSU
Photo Credit: Patrick Kelsch

Location: Fletcher Moss Botanic Garden Fletcher Moss Manchester UK
GPS location of this plant [Latitude: 53.410377666666700 Longitude: -2.232260750000000] Specimen: 3448
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Flower of Echinops ritro, Globe Thistle
Location: Fletcher Moss Botanical Garden, Manchester, United Kingdom
Photo Credit: Brandan Jones
Season: August 2013
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Flower of Echinops ritro, Globe Thistle
Location: Fletcher Moss Botanical Garden, Manchester, United Kingdom
Photo Credit: Brandan Jones
Season: August 2013
Location: Birmingham (UK) Botanic Gardens Westbourne Road Birmingham B15 3TR
GPS location of this plant [Latitude: 52.466679208882400 Longitude: -1.930922240177560] Specimen: 3571
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Echinops in bloom
Location: Birmingham Botanic Gardens, West Midlands, UK
Photo Credit: Brandan Jones
Season: August 2013
Location: Central London Hyde Park and Regents Park London, United Kingdom
GPS location of this plant [Latitude: 51.527828916666700 Longitude: -0.152928383333333] Specimen: 3592
Location: Jardin des Plantes, Paris, France 57 Rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France
GPS location of this plant [Latitude: 48.842357683333300 Longitude: 2.357908066666670] Specimen: 4291
Location: Stratford upon Avon
GPS location of this plant [Latitude: 52.115928410000000 Longitude: -1.797272400000000] Specimen: 8634
Location: Prauge Botanic Garden - Botanicka Zahrada Praha
GPS location of this plant [Latitude: 50.119026700000000 Longitude: 14.413952230000000] Specimen: 8660
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Location: Prauge Botanic Garden - Botanicka Zahrada Praha

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