thistle

thistle

Observation - thistle - UK and Ireland. Description: a tall (1m) thistle growing in tall herb community in damp uncultivated ground near woodland at 200m in highland perthshire. Soft leaves white underside. Is this a melancholy thistle?

a tall (1m) thistle growing in tall herb community in damp uncultivated ground near woodland at 200m in highland perthshire. Soft leaves white underside. Is this a melancholy thistle?