The bird of paradise flower, Strelitzia reginae, is so commonly planted in tropical and subtropical climates--southern California, Florida, Hawaii in the United States--as to seem boring.
At the same time, for newcomers to those and more tropical regions, it is the essence of an exotic flower: very large, bizarrely shaped and in incredible blue, orange, red and green.
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Sunday, January 21, 2018
Australian plants are justly famous for being diverse and often unique.
Sunday, January 14, 2018
Sunday, January 7, 2018
|Hibiscus rosa-sinesis, Hawaii|