Money Flower – 6/9/19
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 6/9/19
Observation time: 4:15 p.m.
Observation Location: beginning of the trail at the end of Brook Road
Common Name: Money Flower (a.k.a. Honesty)
Scientific Name: Lunaria annua
Comments: The seed pods of the money flower are shaped like coins. This flower originated from the Balkans and southwest Asia. Its popularity as a garden flower means that colonies are most often seen near to towns and villages. It thrives in partial shade on woodland edges.
More information: First Nature