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Spear Thistle <b><i>Cirsium vulgare
Cirsium vulgare (Spear Thistle, Bull thistle, Plumed thistle, Roadside thistle; syn. C. lanceolatum) is a species of the genus Cirsium, native throughout Europe, Asia and northern Africa, but also present in North America other countries as an invasive weed. It is designated an "injurious weed" under the UK Weeds Act 1959

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davorNice

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Perfect picture with all details. That is the kind I like to shoot - when I'm lucky. Bravo BazZ.
Posted Jun 12, 2007 4:45 pm

BazZRe: Nice

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Thanks Davor, You are right you need luck to see it and when you see it it's easy.
Posted Jun 13, 2007 11:25 am

hiltrud.liuFull of beauty...

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Merry Christmas and a happy New Year!
Hiltrud
Posted Dec 16, 2009 5:40 pm

BazZRe: Full of beauty...

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Thanks Hiltrud, the same to you. And today it started snowing in the Netherlands so let Christmas come.
Posted Dec 17, 2009 12:10 pm

gimpilatorAwesome photograph!

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This reminds me of one I saw on Kilimanjaro
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Posted Mar 29, 2010 3:39 pm

BazZRe: Awesome photograph!

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Yes it are some amazing plants
Posted Apr 13, 2010 6:48 am

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BazZSubmitted by BazZ
on Jun 10, 2007 1:28 pm

Image ID: 300210
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Lat/Lon: 51.59968°N / 4.90025°E
Object Title: Spear Thistle Cirsium vulgare