Cynara cardunculus (cardoon) is a herbaceous species of plant in the family Asteraceae, with a self-supporting growth habit. It has simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Leaf-cutter and Resin Bees, Honey bee, Pipevine Swallowtail, and Anoxia (Mesanoxia) australis (Gyllenhal 1817). It is a photoautotroph.
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