I'm a bit unfortunate in that I am allergic to many insect bites from sandflies to gnats and biting midgies, and so I do my best to identify types in case I need hospital treatment.
The cave lions are distinct and extinct species of cold weather lions. Perfectly preserved samples have been discovered. Will we bring back the cave lions? In time, this could come to pass.
Have you ever noticed those small daisy like florets inside the flower shops? Haven't you seen them as fillers on bouquets and other floral arrangements? Aren't they pleasant and elegant all by themselves? Those small,...
Facts about the isolated island state of Madagascar, its unique and fascinating animals like lemurs, chameleons, geckos and frogs.
European Larch and the Bald Cypress recognizing these trees with the aid of images,text and descriptions. The intention of this series 'A Study of Trees' is to help those interested in trees to identi
Because of its subtropical climate Tenerife is an ideal place for cacti to grow in the Canary Islands. However, it doesn't have any native species, although it does have many endemic succulents and one of these is often...
Enjoy these beautiful pictures of wildflowers commonly found in Southeastern Connecticut.
Description, images sand historical uses of the holly tree. Latin names explained.
Achimenes, Achnatherum, Aciphlla and Acokanthera. A-Z of Plant genera, part-4 looks at the four genera,their native origins and those that have become popular cultivars. Description/images. Achimenes
With its subtropical climate and varied countryside Tenerife has very many species of insects found on the island.