Le Bleu Pon Pon
Photo and caption by Xenia Blanco
The ECHINOPS bannaticus or Globe Thistle and most commonly known as Blue Thistle, has a cottony and delicate appearance before growing up. The Thistle, is the representative flower of the Scottish nation and can be easily found all accross the country. The thistle is an ancient Celtic symbol of nobility of character. The wounding or provocation of a thistle yields punishment.
Location: Pollok Country Park, Glasgow, Scotland, Uk