Variegated Thistle

Variegated Thistle

Observation - Variegated Thistle - UK and Ireland. Description: Thistle like plant noted growing on the hilltops (63 m)around Hythe Roughs in Kent (but not lower down in the valleys). Each plant was around 10-20cm in diameter and had quite distinctive variegated leaves. The ground was rough grazed grass.

Thistle like plant noted growing on the hilltops (63 m)around Hythe Roughs in Kent (but not lower down in the valleys). Each plant was around 10-20cm in diameter and had quite distinctive variegated leaves. The ground was rough grazed grass.