I was somewhat taken aback when, while wandering through the streets of Athens yesterday, I came upon a jewelry store called Schmuck. (Please refer to photo below.) I stood across […]
I just added a link to the website of People and Plants International (PPL) to this site’s blogroll. PPL seems like a fantastic organization doing interesting and important work. The […]
Thank you visitors! If you’re reading this page then you are one of 200,000 + individuals from all around the world (see red dots on image above) who have come […]
National flower of Argentina. Nitrogen fixing. Click for Erythrina falcata, of Brazil. The root is a taproot with nodules produced by nitrogen fixing bacteria. The bacteria live in symbiosis with […]
Here are photos of seeds of two different varieties of guava from Gabriel Howearth’s botanical gardens in Baja Sur.
This is the Frank Gehry-designed biodiversity museum in Panama.
Found these two pro-tree-planting murals in a small town in central Kenya.
// Your request is being processed… FRANKFURT — Two German merchant ships have traversed the fabled Northeast Passage after global warming and melting ice opened a route from South Korea […]
23-28 August, 2009 Agroforestry – The Future of Global Land Use The 2nd World Congress on Agroforestry will assess opportunities to leverage scientific agroforestry in promoting sustainable land use worldwide. […]
The Santa Familia nursery space I’ve been using for the past year or so is packed. Rainy season is setting in and growth rates are daunting, the majority of the […]
ABOUT THIS SITE – Click for Background information about this site and its author. SPECIES LIST – Browse plant species listed alphabetically by family (or use search function in the […]