NT7572 : Globe Thistles at Birnieknowes

taken 24 days ago, near to Thorntonloch, East Lothian, Great Britain

Globe Thistles at Birnieknowes
Globe Thistles at Birnieknowes
Growing by the roadside here these are garden escapees. Echinops are commonly known as Globe Thistles. The genus name comes from the Greek word echinos meaning a hedgehog and ops meaning appearance. They are certainly very prickly !
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Jennifer Petrie and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NT7572, 69 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 23 August, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 25 August, 2019
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Grassland  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 7561 7244 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.6628N 2:23.5243W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 7558 7244
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image Type (about): close look 
This page has been viewed about 29 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register