Musk thistle is a very spiky, invasive species from Eurasia and has now become a noxious weed throughout most of the world. This one was photographed in Logan County just outside of Sterling, Colorado.
- © 2011
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- Contained in galleries
- Pink Wildflowers, Asteraceae (Thistles, Asters and Daisies)