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Summer aspect of LeConte's thistle

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Title:
Summer aspect of LeConte's thistle
Topics:
Botany
Subjects:
Cirsium
Flowers
LeConte's thistle (Cirsium lecontei)
Thistles
Original Format:
Lantern slide
Hand-colored lantern slide
Extent:
3.25 x 4 in.
Item identifier:
0021017
Photographer:
Wells, B. W. (Bertram Whittier), 1884- more info on Wells, B. W. (Bertram Whittier), 1884- 
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Summer aspect of LeConte's thistle. From Natural Gardens (pages 97-98): "One exceptionally interesting minor situation in the presence and absence of a plant is that involving Le Conte's thistle (Carduus LeContei). On the wetter savannahs this plant is strictly confined to the ant hills of the savannah ant (Fig. 65)."
Genre:
Close-up views
Photographs
Location:
Big Savannah (N.C.)
Digital Project:
B. W. Wells