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  •   Blue Chilean Crocus Facts   First of all, despite the name, the quite beautiful Blue Chilean Crocus isn’t actually a crocus at all. Botanists actually classify this remarkable species […]

    Blue Chilean Crocus

      Blue Chilean Crocus Facts   First of all, despite the name, the quite beautiful Blue Chilean Crocus isn’t actually a crocus at all. Botanists actually classify this remarkable species […]

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  •     Orpheus Flower Facts   Many experts consider the most noteworthy fact about the lovely Orpheus Flower to be its remarkable hardiness. The plant has the ability to survive for […]

    Orpheus Flower

        Orpheus Flower Facts   Many experts consider the most noteworthy fact about the lovely Orpheus Flower to be its remarkable hardiness. The plant has the ability to survive for […]

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  • Hummingbird Fuchsia Facts   First of all, many consider the Hummingbird Fuchsia to be among the most beautiful of all shrubs. The size of this plant, and its tendency to […]

    Hummingbird Fuchsia

    Hummingbird Fuchsia Facts   First of all, many consider the Hummingbird Fuchsia to be among the most beautiful of all shrubs. The size of this plant, and its tendency to […]

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  •   Coast Coral Tree Facts   First of all, the lovely Cost Coral Tree inhabits a very limited habitat range. Yet despite this, the unique plant appears to have a […]

    Coast Coral Tree

      Coast Coral Tree Facts   First of all, the lovely Cost Coral Tree inhabits a very limited habitat range. Yet despite this, the unique plant appears to have a […]

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  •   Lady’s Slipper Orchid Facts   First of all, the beautiful and diverse Lady’s Slipper Orchid family contains more than 50 species, over 30 of which claim North America as their […]

    Lady’s Slipper Orchid

      Lady’s Slipper Orchid Facts   First of all, the beautiful and diverse Lady’s Slipper Orchid family contains more than 50 species, over 30 of which claim North America as their […]

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  •   Christmas Cactus Facts   The most noteworthy attribute of the Christmas Cactus must be the fact that this beautiful and distinctive plant typically blooms during the Christmas season. Also, […]

    Christmas Cactus

      Christmas Cactus Facts   The most noteworthy attribute of the Christmas Cactus must be the fact that this beautiful and distinctive plant typically blooms during the Christmas season. Also, […]

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  •   Scythian Lamb Facts   The Scythian Lamb presents a rather remarkable appearance to all who see it. As a result of how it appeared to them, ancient peoples believed […]

    Scythian Lamb

      Scythian Lamb Facts   The Scythian Lamb presents a rather remarkable appearance to all who see it. As a result of how it appeared to them, ancient peoples believed […]

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  •   Harlequin Flower Facts   The Harlequin Flower possesses a most unusual pattern of colors, consequently making it readily distinguishable from other plants within its endemic range. While it’s endemic range […]

    Harlequin Flower

      Harlequin Flower Facts   The Harlequin Flower possesses a most unusual pattern of colors, consequently making it readily distinguishable from other plants within its endemic range. While it’s endemic range […]

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  •   Attenboroughs Pitcher Plant Facts   The Attenboroughs Pitcher Plant ranks as one of the largest carnivorous plants known to exist. As a result of their great size, their bowl […]

    Attenboroughs Pitcher Plant

      Attenboroughs Pitcher Plant Facts   The Attenboroughs Pitcher Plant ranks as one of the largest carnivorous plants known to exist. As a result of their great size, their bowl […]

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  • Western Underground Orchid Facts   The Western Underground Orchid lives and blooms entirely beneath the surface! It’s an incredibly rare and remarkable type of plant. Botanists cannot definitively ascertain just how […]

    Western Underground Orchid

    Western Underground Orchid Facts   The Western Underground Orchid lives and blooms entirely beneath the surface! It’s an incredibly rare and remarkable type of plant. Botanists cannot definitively ascertain just how […]

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  • Bleeding Heart Vine Facts   The Bleeding Heart Vine is a unique plant which even gained the Award of Garden Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society. The species is indeed extremely popular […]

    Bleeding Heart Vine

    Bleeding Heart Vine Facts   The Bleeding Heart Vine is a unique plant which even gained the Award of Garden Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society. The species is indeed extremely popular […]

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  • Hookers Lips Facts   First of all, the Hookers Lips plant only maintains this unique shape for a brief time. The very distinctive shape actually does serve an important purpose. […]

    Hookers Lips

    Hookers Lips Facts   First of all, the Hookers Lips plant only maintains this unique shape for a brief time. The very distinctive shape actually does serve an important purpose. […]

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  • Rainbow Eucalyptus Facts   The living kaleidoscope that is the absolutely beautiful Rainbow Eucalyptus is the ONLY species of eucalyptus tree endemic to the Northern Hemisphere. It can also now […]

    Rainbow Eucalyptus

    Rainbow Eucalyptus Facts   The living kaleidoscope that is the absolutely beautiful Rainbow Eucalyptus is the ONLY species of eucalyptus tree endemic to the Northern Hemisphere. It can also now […]

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  • Jellyfish Tree Principle Facts   The reproductive components of the Jellyfish Tree’s female flower bear a strong resemblance to the tentacles of a jellyfish. They look like the snakes atop the […]

    Jellyfish Tree

    Jellyfish Tree Principle Facts   The reproductive components of the Jellyfish Tree’s female flower bear a strong resemblance to the tentacles of a jellyfish. They look like the snakes atop the […]

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  •   Amazon Lily is the term collectively applied to a genus of (beautiful!) Neotropical flowering plants. There are approximately 20 species within this genus. These are all closely related to […]

    Amazon Lily

      Amazon Lily is the term collectively applied to a genus of (beautiful!) Neotropical flowering plants. There are approximately 20 species within this genus. These are all closely related to […]

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  •     The Cretan Date Palm is an interesting and unique plant species. This palm species also (unfortunately) possesses an extremely restricted habitation range. The tree species was first categorized […]

    Cretan Date Palm

        The Cretan Date Palm is an interesting and unique plant species. This palm species also (unfortunately) possesses an extremely restricted habitation range. The tree species was first categorized […]

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  •   The Schweinitz Sunflower (now THERE is a tongue twister!) is an extremely rare species of sunflower. It also possesses an extremely limited habitat range. The United States Forest Service […]

    Schweinitz Sunflower

      The Schweinitz Sunflower (now THERE is a tongue twister!) is an extremely rare species of sunflower. It also possesses an extremely limited habitat range. The United States Forest Service […]

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  •   The Happy Alien (yes, that really IS its common name!) is a MOST unusual plant. The name (understandably) derives from the unique appearance of its blooms. It is endemic […]

    Happy Alien

      The Happy Alien (yes, that really IS its common name!) is a MOST unusual plant. The name (understandably) derives from the unique appearance of its blooms. It is endemic […]

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  •   The Rosary Pea is a plant whose brightly colored seeds are sought after for their beguiling beauty. However, that beauty hides a potentially DEADLY secret! The seeds of this […]

    Rosary Pea

      The Rosary Pea is a plant whose brightly colored seeds are sought after for their beguiling beauty. However, that beauty hides a potentially DEADLY secret! The seeds of this […]

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  •   Harpers Beauty is a rare plant, with a highly restricted habitation zone. Due to its scarcity, it is now monitored by the United States Forest Service. Proof that beauty […]

    Harpers Beauty

      Harpers Beauty is a rare plant, with a highly restricted habitation zone. Due to its scarcity, it is now monitored by the United States Forest Service. Proof that beauty […]

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