Growing where the grass is.
From the Lake Hayes Walkway
(Primulaceae) scarlet pimpernel is a small herbatious plant with simple opposite obvate leaves. The flowers are complete, about 8mm across. They have 5 sepals fused at the base, 5 petals also fused at the base with 5 stamen fused to the petals. The ovary is superior with a single style and fused stigma.
Scarlet pimpernel (Anagallis arvensis; also known as red pimpernel, red chickweed, poorman's barometer, poor man's weather-glass,shepherd's weather glass or shepherd's clock) is a low-growing annual plant. The native range of the species is Europe and Western and North Africa. The species has been distributed widely by humans, either deliberately as an ornamental flower or accidentally.A. arvensis is now naturalised almost worldwide, with a range that encompasses The Americas, Central and East Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, Malesia,...