Chattilampadam, a place situated in the foothills of Kanakamala in Thrissur district, has turned pink now. A kind of pink flowers, usually seen in the Western Ghats, bloom in large numbers at Chattilampadam this season.
When Chingam arrives after the rains, the flowers start blooming in fields and lake shores. They disappear by November, when winter season begins.
Kanakamala is situated on the border of Mattathur, Kodakara panchayats. The flowers are mostly seen on both the sides of a stream that flows across a field at Chattilampadam.