Monthly Archives: March 2015

Maesa haplobotrys (Primulaceae)

At some point or another, one may have encountered the showy and colourful horticultural herbs such as Cyclamens, Primulas, Pimpernels – famous members of the Primula family. But many plant families that are well known in the temperate zone also … Continue reading

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Ficus leptoclada (Moraceae)

This small rainforest understorey tree or tall shrub known commonly as the Atherton Fig although it is widespread in the Wet Tropics of Far North Queensland and occurs in lowland and upland rainforests. It is an elegant albeit frequently overlooked … Continue reading

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