Species: 

Carduus nutans

Common Name(s): 

musk thistle

Habitats Impacted: 

ALL

Regions likely to be Impacted: 

ALL

Present in Neighboring States?

AR, CO, KS, LA, MO, NM, TX

Currently known from Oklahoma?

Yes

Carduus nutans

Steve Dewey, Utah State University, Bugwood.org

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What you should know!

A Dirty Dozen species. Spreads rapidly, forming a dense near-monotypic stand. Introduced via contaminated seed. Prolific seeder. Easily spread through contaminated hay.

Management information