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Arendal's Flower, Wild Tulip, a "Balast Plant", Hisøy, Sørlandet, Norway

Arendal's Flower, Wild Tulip, a "Balast Plant", Hisøy, Sørlandet, Norway

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Uploaded 10 Nov 2012 by Peter Prokosch
Year: 2012 Taken by: Peter Prokosch
The Wild Tulip is supposed to have come to the Norwegian South-coast by former sail ships using ballast-soil. The Coastal Archipelago Park of the South Coast ("Sørlandet") of Norway covers an area of the Skagerak coast between Grenland in Telemark and Lindesnes in West Agder, including many hundreds of islands and skerries. The Sørland coast is one of the most important recreation areas of Norway and hosts a unique coastal ecosystem with special habitats and a rich biodiversity. Therefore t ...
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