Androcymbium rechingeri - This rare flower only grows in a few parts of Crete. What beautiful leaves!
Monkey orchid (Orchis simia)! Found throughout Europe and northern Asia and Eurasia, this interesting orchid has a very familiar shape and emits an odor akin to feces.
This blog hit 500 followers today! I’m so glad people share my love of plants! Thank you!
"Tree planting is always a utopian enterprise, it seems to me, a wager on a future the planter doesn’t necessarily expect to witness."
Michael Pollan, Second Nature: A Gardener’s Education