WHAT IS THIS THISTLE?

WHAT IS THIS THISTLE?

Observation - WHAT IS THIS THISTLE? - UK and Ireland. Description: Flat thistle. About a foot across. (In this picture covered in dew as mist retreats.) Just the one, growing in exposed position, in large area of cropped (or mown short grass).

Flat thistle. About a foot across. (In this picture covered in dew as mist retreats.) Just the one, growing in exposed position, in large area of cropped (or mown short grass).