Dwarf thistle in meadow

Dwarf thistle in meadow

Observation - Dwarf thistle in meadow - UK and Ireland. Description: Thistle with very short stem and flattened rosette of spiny leaves growing on south facing slope of chalk grassland meadow - a typical location for this warmth loving flower.

Thistle with very short stem and flattened rosette of spiny leaves growing on south facing slope of chalk grassland meadow - a typical location for this warmth loving flower.