Story: Marlborough region

Marlborough rock daisy (1st of 2)

Marlborough rock daisy

The Marlborough rock daisy (Pachystegia insignis) is endemic to the ranges of eastern Marlborough, and is especially common along the Kaikōura coast. With its striking flowers it has become a popular garden plant.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Marlborough region - Climate, plants and animals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 October 2021)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Nov 2016