“Honey, I’m going over to another woman’s house to perform the reproductive act.” Guest post by Blandon Ray.
We read the botanical web so you don’t have to. In this edition: Dahlia deception, Ficus bridges, an albino plant, and more.
Sure, fresh cut flowers are a nice way to spruce up a room, but why not use some beautiful leaves instead?
The leaves are thick and strong with a braille-like texture. They feel like old record albums.
Life in the city can get kind of bleak. Why not add a little extra life?
Just last month, the SFBG opened a small plant store, and it’s a gem.
Warning: this will make your skin crawl.
Beware of friends bearing bulbs!
Researchers found that most of these orchid-wasp pairings resulted in a “happy ending” for the pollinator.
My Pleiospilos nelii, aka Split Rock plant, is watching me.