Recently there was a rare opportunity to see a flowering corpse flower in the Toronto Zoo.
The Neofinetia falcata is an epiphytic orchid from East Asia.
The jewel orchid is a terrestrial orchid species from South-east Asia.
Milkweed is the common name for the flowering plants in the genus Asclepias.
Dandelions are one of the most common wild plant native to Eurasia and North America.
The white trillium is a beautiful flower in the genus Trillium native to most of North America.
The saucer magnolia is a beautiful flowering tree that blooms in the spring.
The common poppy is a beautiful red flower that grows wild in most of Europe.
In spite of its name the marsh gladiolus does not really grow in marshes.
The bug orchid Anacamptis coriophora is a somewhat rare orchid that grows in South-Eastern Europe.
The tree Robinia Pseudoacacia known in English as the black locust is native to the south eastern part of the the US. Nearly everywhere else it was introduced by humans.