Can you think of a snappy caption for this odd picture? Of course you can. You're a h2g2 Researcher.
Icy North writes:
The globe thistle, or Echinops, is great for attracting bumblebees to your garden, but heaven knows how they negotiate all those sharp spines.
Maybe the h2g2 community can add their thoughts.
Give us a witty caption. And send more photos!