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    Buffalo Bur (Kansas Thistle)

    Solanum rostratum
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    Poisonous

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    Bull Thistle

    Cirsium vulgare
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    Edible

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    Common Sunflower

    Helianthus annuus
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    Edible

    Purple Coneflower

    Purple Coneflower

    Echinacea purpurea
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    Teasels

    Dipsacus fullonum and D. laciniatus
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    Invasive

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    Viper's Bugloss

    Echium vulgare