tropical plants and flowers | ... which has all kinds of orchids and other beautiful rainforest plants

Yumenoshima Tropical Greenhouse Dome

Swiss cheese plants' iconic leaves help them to avoid stress, according to a US scientist.    Their familiar hole-riddled leaves allow the plants to capture sunlight more regularly, his research suggests.    The counterintuitive idea explains how such plants can survive in shady rainforests.    Commonly grown as house plants, they are found in the wild from southern Mexico to Colombia.

Why cheese plants are full of holes

The holes in a Swiss cheese plants' leaves help them to avoid stress, according to a US scientist.

The stunningly beautiful colours of the Heliconia. Flowers of the Caribbean on St Kitts

Discover the natural treasures of St Kitts rainforest

Tjerk's choice - ELEMENT // The stunningly beautiful colours of the Heliconia. Flowers of the Caribbean on St Kitts

The amazon rainforest pics | Amazon Rainforest plants and flowers. ‘What colour is the rainforest ...

Amazon Rainforest plants and flowers. ‘What colour is the rainforest?’

The amazon rainforest pics | Amazon Rainforest plants and flowers. ‘What colour is the rainforest ...

exotic plants and animals | Tropical Rainforest Biome: Plants and Animals |...

Tropical Rainforest Biome: Plants and Animals

Day 181 Beautiful World: blue poison dart frog (Dendrobates azureus) - listed as Vulnerable, but if rainforest deforestation continues, its status will become more critical.

Rafflesia Flower found in Indonesia "has by far the largest bloom of any flower and is one of the world's rarest and most endangered plants. Almost one meter wide and weighing over 6 pounds, it is a fleshy, malodorous plant." Liza's Reef

Rafflesia Arnoldii is a rare, and ugly plant that can grow only grow in certain areas. This plant specie is either threatened or endangered.

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