A few days ago I was pruning a few branches from some large Sterculia foetida trees, a number of cattle from nearby wandered over and began to feed on the […]
The train from Phan Rang to Ho Chi Minh took six hours, I spent most of the time at an open window watching the landscape pass by. I saw a […]
This Sterculia spp. looks similar to S. foetida. although I think its something else. Grows in dry tropical Vietnam. Locals eat the seed and apparently bleed and drink the sap. […]
This floating restaurant sits on a small, isolated beach near the rural fishing village Vinh Hy. See name below. Observe the netted compartments, sunken into the floor. They’re routinely stocked […]
These are photos from a Jujube (Ziziphus mauritiana) farm near Fang Ranh, Vietnam. Farmers in the area cultivate the sprawling tree/shrub on a horizontal trellis, very similar to the way […]
A pdf of the Golden Guide to Hallucinogenic plants, by renowned ethnobotanist Richard Evans Schultes. And, if you’re interested, here are some previous posts from this blog related to toxic, […]
After viewing these, here are more photos of powerlines in Ho Chi Minh.
Info from previous post.