The rainbow eucalyptus is an unusual tree with a beautiful, multicoloured trunk. A trunk's colours change as the tree sheds strips of bark, creating living art.
The true stories behind some of the most famous plants to appear in literature, film, music and legend - Edelweiss, Mandrake, Frankincense, the Mayflower and Lotus blossom. And many others.
‘True’ plants could be seen as organisms which are a member of the kingdom Plantae however there are species in other kingdoms which also show some of their characteristic-for example, those in the Protista,...
Did you ever heard of Match fixing in a cricket? We know that it is wrong. But if the process of photosynthesis is viewed as a game, we see that a match fixing takes place between the factors of photosynthesis to...
A article on the different classes of fruits. Simple Fruits, Aggregate Fruits, Multiple Fruits.
From beautiful to bizarre, here are some of the oddest looking members of the plant family.
A Hub on the Stomata of a plant cell. When did the stomata develop. Control in movement of water. CO2 uptake.
, "Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world." - Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1844 Below are images of some of the most beautiful flowers in the world. It...
Foxgloves are beautiful but poisonous flowers in the wild and in the garden. They contain digitalis, which is a useful heart medication but can also be dangerous.
Plants show a wonderful diversity and comprise some of the smallest and largest organisms on our planet. In order for them to be properly studied, they need to be classified - learn how here!
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