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.
The story of the rise and fall of Brazilwood. How it created and shaped the form of a new country.
Go on a seed hunt, act out germination, create seed mosaics, make and eat a plant parts salad, and more in this fun lesson on plants! This is part 1 of a 4 part unit study on Botany and Plants. This lesson is geared toward 2nd-3rd grade level children and their siblings. I created this to do with a...
The coconut tree is the all giving tree of life. Each and every part of the tree is utilized in some way or the other. This article is all about the features and uses of the coconut tree.
Essential oils contain the purest form of extracts from plants. Essential oils are volatile, aromatic and have a pleasant fragrance. They play an important role in aroma therapy. Read on to know more.
Once considered more valuable than gold, tulips almost ruined a country. Yet, tulips are still one of the most popular plants cultivated today.
Orchids are probably the most popular flowering plant species. They are also the most evolved from all plants. They managed to spread successfully across the world by developing the most complicated relationships with its pollinators. Some of them have mastered the art of deception perfectly.
In highschool, photosynthesis has always been one of the most confusing topics to students. Really, it isn't hard at all. It appears hard because there isn't really a definite step to it because nearly all the processes happen at the same time. In...
In 1875, Charles Darwin published his work "Insectivorous Plants" and the world quickly became fascinated by these strange yet amazing plants. Although rare among plant species, carnivorous plants present a diverse range of very successful strategies to catch and diggest their prey efficiently.
Plants that grow in the desert regions adapt themselves in many ways to survive the harsh climate of the desert. This article will take you through the various adaptations of desert plants.