anthropogen

: of, relating to, or resulting from the influence of human beings on nature

Article: Science Daily – Efforts Underway to Rescue Vulnerable Bananas, Giant Swamp Taro, Other Pacific Island Crops

This is a giant swamp taro in Fiji. (Credit: Charlotte Lusty, Global Crop Diversity Trust) ScienceDaily (Oct. 23, 2010) — Hoping to save the vulnerable varieties of bananas painted by […]

Prunus africana

P. africana can be found growing amongst moist forest and river vegetation at around 1500 m – 2300 m. Its primary uses are for firewood, charcoal, timber, furniture, poles, utensils, […]

Annonaceae, Stelechocarpus burahol, Kepel fruit

Stelechocarpus burahol is closely related to such species as guanabana (soursop), Biriba (Rollinia deliciosa), Paw-Paw (Asimina triloba) and Ylang Ylang. Burahol (kepel fruit, or keppel apple) is a rare and […]