There are 185 items filed under extraordinary flora.

Brooklyn, New York

Campderdown Elm

A tree that grows parallel to the ground was declared Brooklyn's "crowning curio" by the poet who saved it
29 Jan 2015
Urbana, Illinois

The Morrow Plots

The oldest experimental corn field in America is still creating better ways to grow crops
23 Dec 2014
Vienna, Austria

Stock im Eisen Nail Tree

Legends surround an ancient tree trunk riddled with nails for good luck
12 Jan 2014
Sabah, Malaysia

Nepenthes Rajah: The King of the Pitcher Plants

These rat eating Giant Malaysian Pitcher Plants may have evolved to eat shrew poop
20 Oct 2013
Cowra, Australia

Japanese War Cemetery and Garden

Final resting place for hundreds of prisoners of war
09 Oct 2013
Santa Barbara, California

Franceschi Park

The home of one of California's most important horticulturalists wilts amidst a lovely park
18 Sep 2013
Los Angeles, California

Historic Orange Grove

The last orange grove of the San Fernando Valley owned and protected by CSU Northridge
15 Sep 2013
Argyll and Bute, Scotland

Ascog Hall Victorian Fernery

A fernery hidden by neglect is uncovered, and an ancient specimen along with it
08 Sep 2013
Buford, Wyoming

Tree in the Rock

Miraculous tree that seems to sprout out of solid rock
26 Aug 2013
Lahaina, Hawaii

Lahaina Banyan Tree

Take shelter from Hawaii's tropical heat under the massive canopy of largest Banyan tree on the island
21 Aug 2013
Lucerne Valley, California

King Clone

A ring of creosote bushes that are estimated to be 11,700 years old
06 Aug 2013
Singapore, Singapore

Gardens by the Bay

Singapore's landscaping project is home to 18 incredible Supertrees
28 Jul 2013
Delray Beach, Florida

The Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

Japanese gardens dedicated to the Japanese farmer that refused to throw in the trowel
25 Jul 2013
Norwich, England

Norwich Plantation Garden

A magnificent Victorian garden that brings the charm and style of old-time aristocracy to the 21st century public
21 Jul 2013
Greater London, England

Columbia Road Shops and Flower Market

The Columbia Road Flower Market is now open every Sunday, rain or shine
17 Jul 2013
Yonkers, New York

Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research

An abandoned horticulture institute gloomily presides over rows of derelict and vine-wrought greenhouses
07 Jul 2013
Arcadia, Greece

St. Theodora's Chapel

Seventeen oak trees sprout from the roof and walls of this tiny chapel without any visual evidence of roots
23 Jun 2013
Queens, New York

Brooklyn Grange Farms and Apiary

Two New York rooftops are home to the largest rooftop soil farms in the world
12 Jun 2013
British Columbia, Canada

Kiidk'yaas, the Golden Spruce

This revered mutant tree was felled in an act of ecoterrorism leaving a legacy of myth and possibly murder
11 Jun 2013
Brooklyn, New York

Bushwick City Farms

Two community gardens under the elevated subway lines on a very busy commercial strip in Bushwick
05 Jun 2013
Brazil

Parque Nacional Serra da Capivara

Site full of incredible prehistoric paintings and archeological findings
02 Jun 2013
Berea, South Africa

Wood's Cycad

The loneliest plant in the world resides at the Durban Botanic Gardens...mostly
28 May 2013
Riverton, West Virginia

Spruce Knob

Near-constant high winds deform the trees on Spruce Knob, the highest point in West Virginia at 4,683 feet above sea level
28 May 2013
General Levalle, Argentina

Pedro Martín Ureta's Forest Guitar

Guitar made of trees, dedicated to a man's lost love
21 May 2013
Yonkers, New York

The Science Barge

Self-sufficient greenhouse floating on the Hudson River
03 May 2013
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