Silybum marianum (Blessed Milkthistle) is a species of annual herb in the family Asteraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to mediterranean basin. They have simple, broad leaves and achenes. Flowers are visited by Oxythyrea funesta, Branded Skippers, Euphydryas chalcedona, and Bumble Bees. Individuals can grow to 0.9 m.
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