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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Cirsium arvense?
If you know websites containing any information about Cirsium arvense please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Cirsium arvense and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Cirsium arvense.


Cirsium arvense basic info
Scientific Name: Cirsium arvense (L.) Scop..
Family: Compositae.
Genus: Cirsium.
Common names in English: California thistle, Canada thistle, Canadian thistle, creeping thistle, field thistle, perennial thistle.
Description: Cirsium arvense is a species of Cirsium, native throughout Europe and northern Asia, and widely introduced elsewhere. The standard English name in its native area is Creeping Thistle. - for more info about Cirsium arvense See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Cirsium arvense
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Cirsium arvense in other websites
Cirsium arvense common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Cirsium arvense - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Cirsium arvense - See link.


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