Viola columnaris

Viola columnaris is one of the rosulate Violas, which have typical “heartsease” flowers but leaves are arranged in a rosette rather like a…

About Succulents

What are Epiphytic Cacti?

Forget what comes to mind when you imagine a cactus, because Epiphytic Cacti do not grow in sand nor do they have large spikes. Species…

Cultivation

Baobab: Africa’s Tree of Life

The giant Baobab, a symbol of life on the African plains, belongs to the genus Adansonia, a group of trees consisting of 9 different species…