plantstho:

maybe we could just be flowers in another world

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tangledwing:

Bleeding glory-bower or bleeding-heart vine (Clerodendrum thomsoniae).  Native to tropical west Africa from Cameroon west to Senegal, . Clerodendrum is commonly cultivated, but not easy to grow and maintain. Pictures by  Li Jen Jian Kai Yan, Joseph Wong

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whatanicelittlesucculent:

Some succulents in the conservatory of Wave Hill, Bronx, NY.  I spy Crassula & Jade plants, but there are so many more!

corporisfabrica:

Camellia sinensis, the tea plant.
Every year, approximately 4.8 million tonnes of tea leaves are harvested globally for our cups and kettles. 
Illustration from Köhler’s Medizinal-Pflanzen (1887) 

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libutron:

Fringed Campion

Commonly named Fringed Campion, Silene polypetala (Caryophyllaceae) is beautiful woodland flower, very rare, only found in a few spots in Florida and Georgia in the United States, where it is regarded as Endangered species.

Reference: [1]

Photo credit: ©Julie Tew | Locality: Angus Gholson Nature Park, Chattahoochee, Florida, US

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orchid-a-day:

Vanda falcata

Syn.: Neofinetia falcata et al. 

July 31, 2014 

libutron:

Flor de Pasmo

Bletia patula (Asparagales - Orchidaceae) is a fragrant orchid found in Hispaniola, Cuba, Florida (US), Puerto Rico, Guadeloupe and Martinique. 

Reference: [1]

Photo credit: ©Robyn Alman | Locality: unknown (cultivated)

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