Scotch thistle


noun

a tall, prickly plant, Onopordum acanthium, native to Eurasia, having stems and leaves covered with cottony down and solitary purple flower heads: the national emblem of Scotland.

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What does “yare” mean?
Also called cotton thistle.
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