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Scotch (Cotton) Thistle

Onopordum acanthium


I was walking in the backyard and found this interesting weed with it's flower. Reminds me of a cactus but it's a weed.


Looks quite similar to a cactus the flower but the stem and all are those of a typical weed.

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Scotch (Cotton) Thistle
Onopordum acanthium Weeds Australia - Weed Identification - Scotch Thistle

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Chris Huynh
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Chris Huynh

New South Wales, Australia

Spotted on Aug 19, 2012
Submitted on Aug 19, 2012

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