Photos of plants to inspire and amuse.
Of the eight Amorphophallus titanum seeds I planted, one rotted, two are growing, and the others are still somewhere in between.
It still lives in a plastic bag, under lights, on a heating mat, but it’s about to outgrow all three.
Don’t get too close. He could totally kick your ass.
It’s fall in San Francisco, a great time to visit the SF Botanical Garden.
It’s Paphiopedilum season in Plantgasm Gardens right now.
For the last few weeks, it’s been working on a bloom, and this week the first flower opened.
My Pleiospilos nelii, aka Split Rock plant, is watching me.
I’ve seen Nasturtium vines engulf whole bushes, spread over an entire park, and possibly abduct children.
It’s always exciting when an orchid flowers for the first time.
They may not be pretty, but they’re still pretty sweet.
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