Dipsacus fullonum L. (ITIS)
Common teasel, wild teasel, Fuller's teasel, venuscup teasel
Dipsacus sylvestris Huds. (ITIS)
Europe (Gucker 2009)
First cultivated in the U.S. during the 1800s (Gucker 2009)
Was cultivated for use in textile processing, or may have been introduced accidentally with other varieties of teasel (Gucker 2009; Bentivegna and Smeda 2008)
Crowds out native species (Gucker 2009)
Distribution / Maps / Survey Status
The section below contains highly relevant resources for this species, organized by source.
Council or Task Force
State and Local Government
Bentivegna, D.J. and R.J. Smeda. 2008. Chemical management of cut-leaved teasel (Dipsacus laciniatus) in Missouri. Weed Technology 22(3):502-506.
Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Dipsacus fullonum. [Accessed Sep 10, 2014].
Gucker, C.L. 2009. Dipsacus fullonum, D. laciniatus. In: Fire Effects Information System. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fire Sciences Laboratory.