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Not certain, but could this be Centaurea solstitialis, yellow star-thistle?
Fields, open grasslands. Fairly arid.
You 're welcom Jeffrey Becker
thanks KostasZontanos for the suggestion - I have updated the spotting.
This is Common Goldenthistle (Scolymus hispanicus).
Spotted on Jul 15, 2011 Submitted on Sep 4, 2011
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