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Megaleranthis saniculifolia; 모데미풀

Taken in the Mt.Sobaeksan, 소백산.

This flower is Korean endemic plant and grow naturally in alpine regions.

 

"Megaleranthis saniculifolia Ohwi" is the accurate scientific name. according to internet data this flower only one species and grow up only my country Korea over 800ms of mountain.

모데미풀(modemipull) is Korean and named from the name of the first district 모데미(modemi) village in the Mt.Chirisan(지리산)and later called 'modemi' and this flower had seen first by Japanese Ohwi.

 

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Taken on April 29, 2008