Cirsium arvense (Creeping Thistle) is a species of perennial herb in the family Asteraceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is native to French Southern Territories, Iran, Estonia, United Kingdom, Austria, Denmark, Russia, Sweden, Norway, Afghanistan, Germany, Yugoslavia, Spain, Armenia, Finland, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Lithuania, China, Italy, Belarus, Albania, the Netherlands, Latvia, Portugal, France, Turkmenistan, Moldova, Romania, Ukraine, Belgium, Turkey, Ireland, Hungary, Poland, Bulgaria, and Slovakia. It has simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Atlantis Fritillary. It is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 0.66 m. Reproduction is dioecious.
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