Thistle Fool Ya

I was stopped in my tracks when I saw this thistle-like plant, cultivated in a garden outside Seattle’s Museum of History and Industry. What makes it unusual is the intense purplish-blue color of not only the blossom but the spiky leaves surrounding it. My guess is that it’s a false blue thistle. Regardless, the plants were attracting a lot of bees.

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