Pitcher Plant seed pods: look at that texture!
Pitcher Plants (Sarracenia spp) have flowers that look like cascading fireworks… The shorter, red-petaled object in the pic.
Cup fungi can be black and long-stemmed!
Plectania nanfeldtii on Sitka Photos
The parasitic Cytinus hypocistis plant appears as a tiny red and yellow flaming bunches beneath rockrose (Cistis) bushes in the Mediterranean, including coastal France and Corsica.
MORE pics — including habitat (host plant)!
The Dragon’s Blood Tree (Dracaena cinnabari)
can be found only on Socotra — four islands
off the horn of Africa, south of the Arabian Peninsula,
in the Indian Ocean.
Photo by Rod Waddington on Flickr
The six species of Sun Squirrels (Heliosciurus spp.) live only in sub-Saharan Africa.
Gambian Sun Squirrel
Dwarf Mongooses can be so BROWN!
Dwarf Mongooses can be so RED!
I shall yet learn, and grow beyond the immaturity of adulthood.
I shall again laugh, and learn the wisdom of a child.
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