Stapelia variegata Flower with striking magenta-brown spots, giving a mottled effect to the flower. The smell emanating from the flower can best be described as "fetid". Digital scan from a 35mm transparency
Acid loving, anthers, botany, close up, cultivar, environment, flora, flower, garden, habitat, horticulture, hybrid, outdoors, petals, pink, pollen, reproductive organs, upright, vertical, whorl, winter, raho, England, 2005 02 07. In the winter it is a useful food source for insects such as bumblebees.
Botany; cultivar; dry; ecology; environment; exotic; flora; flowers, foliage; green; habitat; hybrid; leaves; outdoors; sunny, sunshine, travel; raho; Eilat; Israel. Persimmon fruit; also called Sharon fruit; is a cultivar of Diospyros Virginiana. Digital scan of original photograph.
Afternoon; anther; botany; bush; cultivar; environment; flora; flower; garden; gardening; horticulture; petal; pollen; stamen; stigma; summer; sunny; sunshine; variety; yellow; raho; England.; Flower of Hypericum calycinum; known as Rose of Sharon in the United Kingdom.
Hypericum calycinum (Rose of Sharon, known as Rose of Sharon in the United Kingdom. It is reated to Hypericum perforatum, St John's Worth which has medicinal properties.