Garcinia livingstonei enjoys a wide native range throughout Tropical E. Africa and parts of W. Africa. Outside of its native region the tree is relatively unknown to most, aside from your occasional […]
I visited the Denver Botanical Gardens last week where I was offered a walk through tour from Panayoti Kelaidis, senior curator and director of outreach and walking encyclopedia, who has […]
Found this Aristolochia species growing near Careyes, in Jalisco. It can be recognized by their heart-shaped leaves. Let me know if you know the species name. Here are some additional […]
Here are photos of seeds of two different varieties of guava from Gabriel Howearth’s botanical gardens in Baja Sur.
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. […]
Cajanus cajan Enterolobium cyclocarpum Inga edulus Inga vera Leucaena leucocephalia Parkia filicoidea Parkia javanica Parkia speciosa Pentaclethra macrophylla Pithecellobium dulce Sesbania grandiflora
I found this Malpighiaceous vine growing on an island off the Pacific coast of Panama. I’m curious to know the Latin name if anyone can help. Thanks. Flowers are similar […]
Red beetles swarming on Sterculia apetala seeds.
Passiflora foetida photographed it in Vietnam.
Not sure what kind of crab this is. Please fill me in if you know.