St. Teresa of Avila (Spanish Nun, Mystic and Writer, 1515-1582)
TIME: 8:12 PM
PLACE: On the banks of Richland Creek near West Monroe St.
SUBJECT: Musk or Nodding Thistle
This is the Musk Thistle prior to blooming. It is a native of Western Europe and was introduced in the U.S. in the early 1800’s. It has been declared a noxious weed here in Illinois.
MonkeyBoy had a baseball game under the lights at 8:15 this evening. They lost.