It will soon be "gone with the wind"...:)
Thistles go from being so harsh to being so soft. I love the shot.
I think seed pods are often as pretty as the flowers! Nice shot, Paulie!
The thistle seed heads are almost as pretty as the flowers in bloom.
Looks like Thistle.Mama Bear
I love things like this too, always stop and take out my camera or cell phone to capture them by the road side.