There are 177 items filed under extraordinary flora.

Sabah, Malaysia

Nepenthes Rajah: The King of the Pitcher Plants

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

Japanese War Cemetery and Garden

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

Franceschi Park

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

Historic Orange Grove

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

Ascog Hall Victorian Fernery

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

Tree in the Rock

Miraculous tree that seems to sprout out of solid rock
27 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
22 Aug 2013
Lucerne Valley, California

King Clone

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

Gardens by the Bay

Singapore's landscaping project is home to 18 incredible Supertrees
29 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
26 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
22 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
08 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
24 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
13 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
12 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
03 Jun 2013
Berea, South Africa

Wood's Cycad

The loneliest plant in the world resides at the Durban Botanic Gardens...mostly
29 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
29 May 2013
General Levalle, Argentina

Pedro Martín Ureta's Forest Guitar

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

The Science Barge

Self-sufficient greenhouse floating on the Hudson River
03 May 2013
Sherrill, New York

Aqua Vita Farms

Central New York's first aquaponic farm
03 May 2013
Rivnens'kyi district, Ukraine

Tunnel of Love

Beautiful natural tunnel said to grant the wishes of visiting lovebirds
02 May 2013
Seattle, Washington

Carl S. English Jr. Botanical Gardens

A young botanist's horticultural vision realized through a lifetime of planting, tending, and collecting seeds
10 Apr 2013
Gryfino, Poland

Gryfino Forest

Abusive farmers may have stunted trees 80 years ago
10 Apr 2013
Sacramento, California

Monkey Puzzle Tree

Puzzling...this tree looks like an assemblage of dismembered monkey limbs
05 Apr 2013
Doganella di Ninfa, Italy

Gardens of Ninfa

Ruins of a 10th century church tucked away deep in a botanical garden
03 Apr 2013
Bagheria, Italy

Villa Palagonia

A collection of grotesques lines the walls of this Italian villa
02 Apr 2013
Ranau, Malaysia

Kundasang War Memorial

Four distinctly unique gardens commemorate the POWs who lost their lives during the Sandakan Death Marches of 1945
25 Mar 2013
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