Photograph of the thistle was taken on Mt. Lemmon, Santa Catalina Mountain range, Tucson, AZ, USA.
The thistle has been the national emblem of Scotland.
The Santa Catalina Mountains, commonly referred to as the Catalina Mountains, are located north, and northeast of Tucson, Arizona, United States. The mountain range is the most prominent in the Tucson area, with the highest average elevation. The highest point in the Catalinas is Mount Lemmon at an elevation of 9,157 feet above sea level and receives 180 inches of snow annually.
Taken in RAW-Converted in PS4
Camera: Panasonic DMC-FZ28
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