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5 edition of Thistle For A Flower found in the catalog.

Thistle For A Flower

trusting in the dark

by Stan Schmidt

  • 370 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by AuthorHouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • General,
  • Poetry / General,
  • Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages484
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8535611M
    ISBN 101425974244
    ISBN 109781425974244

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The wind blew coldly over it, the color faded, and all its glory disappeared, leaving only the cup of the flower, now grown to be as large as the flower of. Field thistle is a native biennial or short lived perennial (monocarpic) thistle growing in much of the eastern half of the U.S.

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The bracts of the flower heads are armed with stout, straw-colored spines one to two inches ( to 5 centimeters) long that radiate from the flower head in a star shape. Figure 2. A yellow star-thistle rosette and floweringFile Size: KB.