Common name: poached egg plant, Fried Eggs, meadow foam. Family: Limnanthaceae. Genus: Limnanthes. Species: L. douglasii. Scientific name: Limnanthes douglasii. Height: 6-12 in. (15-30 cm).
poached egg plant is a annual flowering plant in the meadowfoam family. native to California and Oregon. It usually bright white flowers with yellow centers, hence the name "poached egg plant", poached egg plant (Limnanthes douglasii) a popular ornamental plant.