Kōrero: Chatham Islands

Chatham Island forget-me-not

Chatham Island forget-me-not

One of the most colourful examples of Chatham Islands’ flora, the Chatham Island forget-me-not (Myosotidium hortensia) grows in exposed coastal locations. It has become a popular display flower in mainland gardens. Botanically speaking, it is not a true forget-me-not but its flowers are very similar.

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Photograph by Melanie Lovell-Smith

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Rhys Richards, 'Chatham Islands - Land and habitat', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/37785/chatham-island-forget-me-not (accessed 8 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Rhys Richards, updated 1 May 2015