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marti001 wrote: Great picture!! You can even see the little bugs clearly.
DMersh wrote: Thanks, those little black beetles were on all the thistle flowers around there.
Kell wrote: From the first moment I saw this photo I was so intrigued. I just loved it so much.
DMersh wrote: Thanks Kell, its one of the less common thistles round here, I only know of the one location that I've seen it growing at. Its mostly Spear Thistle, Creeping thistle and Welted thistle that are commonly found in the area.