What is this?..orange flower?

nance(6 KY)November 6, 2005

I had a friend give me this flower . It still is blooming. The leaves are green ( white spots on photo] Is not part of plant. Sure would love to know what this is.

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Looks like Emilia javanica. Red or orange flowers, grown as an annual outside of the tropics. It has small fluffy whitish seed heads.

    Bookmark   November 7, 2005 at 3:03AM
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Yep, it's Emilia alright. Also called Tassel Flower or Lady's Paintbrush.

    Bookmark   November 9, 2005 at 2:59PM
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