3 December 2005

The mystery flower - it's American!

The mystery flower (posts here and here) is an import from the US called:

Coreopsis Lanceolata

Lana's dad has done some research and come up with the following info:

Legend of its spread in Blue Mountains (A fascinating tale of irresponsible spreading of non-native seeds)

Weeds of Blue Mountains Bushland

Dept of Agriculture information

Also check out Images on Google

Was Calliopsis, and is also mentioned as Choreopsis and Choriopsis in Images (National Park in California USA)

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