Capsicum pubescens, commonly known as Rocoto, is the least widespread and oldest cultivated species of all domesticated peppers; it has been grown for 5,000+ years. All pepper species are native […]
This one looks like it used to be clad in Hedera helix… Click photo below to enlarge. And click here to see photos I took of powerlines in Vietnam… Click […]
Founded in 1878 The Royal Horticultural Society Wisley Garden is the second most visited paid entry garden in the UK, with just under a million visitors in 2010. Despite this […]
Here is a recent article reporting on plant communication, how plants from the same mother “get along better” (compete less for root space). In the study, related plants growing side […]
The Almond is a small tree with oblong leaves and pale pink flowers (see photo). Almond is native to the Middle East and Central to Western Asia and has been […]
Here are two additional posts on two different Aristolochia species: 1, 2.
Click here for more information on a previous post about the species. And here for another.