anthropogen

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

Araceae, Dieffenbachia seguine, Spotted Dumb Cane

Dumbcane is a very common ornamental plant, typically relied upon for interior decoration by people who have little ability or interest in actually caring for their plants. Dumbcane is easy […]

Solanaceae, Datura wrightii, Toloache, Jimson Weed, Thorn Apple

This is a robust, fast growing annual, typically found growing along the banks of arroyos, along sand bars, after rain. The gray-green leaves may have few to no teeth, and […]

Apocynaceae, Thevetia peruviana, Camalonga, Lucky Nut, Be-still, Yellow Oleander

Thevetia peruviana is a large shrub or small tree, indigenous to the mountains valleys of the Andes mountains, in South America. I took these photos in Kenya although I’ve seen […]

Liliaceae, Urginea maritima, Sea Squill, Sea Onion

Urginea is sometimes included in the Drimia genera, comprising around 120 species in S Eurpoe, Africa and parts of Asia. U. maritima is typically considered to be a group of […]