unknown species all over Costa Rica. check out the pink, petal-like "bracts" (modified leaves) and the tiny star-shaped flowers.
Beauty’s in the eye of the beholder.
Yep, just started this post with a cliche. Forgive me, or don’t.
For instance, I’ll be hiking Mt. Sutro with a friend, who will say, “Oh, this [...]
same species, dozens of cultivars
reveling in full-on flower
It’s easy, if you’re not a botanizing freak, to be shocked by the sudden appearance of fruit on a plant where there were recently pretty flowers. Or, perhaps, to not even realize the post-flower structures are indeed fruits — the swollen, fertilized ovaries [...]