Cornus mas is a species of dogwood, native to S. Europe and Southwest Asia. The fruit tastes like something between a sour cherry and cranberry, turns dark red when ripe. […]
Apparently this is a very useful and highly versatile plant. I’ve just recently become acquainted with it working in Montenegro. The plant is nitrogen fixing, meaning its roots have a […]
This looks similar to the Mammillaria phitauiana, it could be M. tetrancistra but I’m not sure. The small red fruit are edible.
The Pitaya Dulce is another common cactus on the Baja peninsula. The nocturnal flowers are cream colored and bloom at night, closing the following morning. The Cactus bears an excellent […]