Flora

Flora

CURIOSITIES:

Kiwi Chinese gooseberry - Actinidia deliciosaKiwi Chinese gooseberry - KiwifruitKiwi Chinese gooseberry – Most often cultivated Actinidia deliciosa
 
 
Kiwi Chinese gooseberry - Kiwifruit cross sectionKiwi Chinese gooseberry - Kiwifruit (2)
 
 


Algae Chlamydomonas - Antarctique (color red)Algae Chlamydomonas - Antarctique (color green)Algae Chlamydomonas - Red snow

Algae Chlamydomonas – Different colors of snow
 
 


Plants difference - Fir (Abies)Plants difference - Pine (Pinus)Plants difference - Norway spruce (Picea)

Plants difference – Suitable for Christmas tree
 
 


Unripe vegetables - Peppers in four colors

Unripe vegetables – Colors and composition secrets

 


Plants posing stones - Lithops of the succulents type

Plants posing stones – Lithops of the succulents type
 
 


Giant Saguaro cactus - Saguaro National Park, Rincon ValleyGiant Saguaro cactus - Arizona - Saguaro CactusGiant Saguaro cactus - Sentinel Peak, Tucson, ArizonaGiant Saguaro cactus – Symbol of American deserts
 
 
 
Giant Saguaro cactus - Pachycereus pringlei, Sonora, MexicoGiant Saguaro cactus - Pachycereus pringlei with osprey nestGiant Saguaro cactus - Pachycereus pringlei, Rancho Punta Estrella, San Felipe, California, Mexico
 
 


Topiary gardenTopiary garden - Beckley Park

Topiary – Artistic shaping shrubs and trees

 


Amorphophallus titanum - Amorphophallus titanum Nov20_2005

Amorphophallus titanum – Comes from Indonesia
 
 


Hundred meter pump - Redwoodfallentree

Hundred meter pump
 
 


Oregano either wild marjoram - Wild marjoram (Origanum vulgare)

Oregano either wild marjoram
 
 
 
 


Cutting down amazonian forests - Rainforests in Brazil

Cutting down amazonian forests
 


Chilli pepper curiosities - Tabasco peppers

Chilli pepper curiosities – Aztecs served to pay taxes
 
 


Carbon dioxide absorption - Rainforests by the river Gambia in Niokolokoba National Park

Carbon dioxide absorption
 


Brazilian nut - Brazilian nut (Bertholletia excelsa)

Brazilian nut – Stores barium and radium
 
 
 


Radioactive groceries - Bananas

Radioactive groceries – 5 million bananas at one time
 
 


California forest air - Aspirine

California forest air – Presence of methyl salicylate
 
 


Walnut subjected stress - Walnut tree

Walnut subjected stress
 
 


Redwood Hyperion - Coastal redwood

Redwood Hyperion – The highest plant
 
 
 
 


Acrylamide - Acrylamide 3D

Acrylamide – Carbohydrate-rich vegetable products
 
 


Malignant neoplasm among plants - Agrobacterium tumefaciens

Malignant neoplasm among plants