OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
Locally common in an area that is hot and dry in the summer. Growing with Crassula colligata and numerous weed species on a track near the Tauherinikau River. Most notable when in flower but soon withers and disappaears.
Ausgewilderte Kronen-Lichtnelke (Lychnis coronaria) im Almet bei Sankt Arnual
Petit pré devant la maison de la paix
The Caryophyllaceae, commonly called the pink family or carnation family, are a family of flowering plants. It is included in the dicotyledon order Caryophyllales in the APG III system, alongside 33 other families, including Amaranthaceae, Cactaceae, and Polygonaceae. It is a large family, with 86 genera and some 2,200 species.