nodding thistle (musk thistle)

July 20, 2018 • Mt. Nebo Overlook • Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Utah

Coordinates: 39.83659,-111.72507 (click for map)
nodding thistle (musk thistle) (Carduus nutans) [Mt. Nebo Overlook, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Utah]
Filename: 20180720-114839.jpg 3363x5045 pixels, ISO 125, f7.1 @ 1/500 sec
Carduus nutans

Sadly, it's a weed.

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