Centaurea solstitialis (Yellow Star Thistle) is a species of annual herb in the family Asteraceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is associated with freshwater habitat. Yellow Star Thistle is native to western north america, Iraq, Tunisia, Yugoslavia, Lebanon, Turkey, Greece, Tajikistan, Iran, Italy, Russia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Syria, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Algeria, Spain, France, Albania, Georgia, and Bulgaria. It has simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Woodland Skipper. Yellow Star Thistle is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 0.54 m.
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