The Date Palm tree is a tall, evergreen tree that has no branches. This article is about the characteristics and uses of the Date Palm tree.
The sandalwood tree is an evergreen parasitic tree that obtains nutrients from other plants. The sandalwood tree is highly valued for it's Sandalwood Oil, read on to more.
It took about 100 years to prove Darwin's predictions about the carnivorus nature of Genlisea genus. Today they have become popular pet plants among the carnivorous plants fans who called them corkscrew plants. Know more about its elusive and mysterious behaviour.
This article is about Rubber Trees, their characteristics and uses. You will also read about some interesting facts about the history of the Rubber Tree.
The strange and unusual inhabitant of the Namib desert Welwitschia mirabilis.
Trees help to prevent the onset of floods. This article is about trees that help to prevent the onset of floods by absorbing huge volumes of water.
Archil licken, Rocella tinctoria, is the main source of orcein, the highly praised red dye of the sixteen century. Its trade was highly regulated and its importance was such that it contributed to the human settlement in the Azores archipelago, in the Atlantic.
The banyan tree is a fig tree native to Asia . It starts its growth as a plant that grows on another plant (epiphyte). In this article we will be dealing with Ficus benghalensis, read on to know more.
by Jackie D. Kimball Four years ago I planted four shrubs. One died and I pulled up the decayed matter.The next spring I saw what I thought was the fourth shrub shooting back up after all. It was in a secluded place between a huge October Rose and...
The Plains Indian tribes of North America are best known for their reliance on the American bison for food, clothing, housing, tools, and more, but in fact they ate a varied and interesting mix of wild fruits and vegetables in addition to the bison...