There’s nothing quite like a rose. With over 150 species, these beautiful and fragrant flowers have symbolized romance since ancient times. These days, the variety of roses available has expanded exponentially as expert horticulturalists have created thousands of hybrids. One unique variety has taken the internet by storm for its gorgeous two-tone color swirl. Known for its red petals and bright white center, the Osiria rose cuts a striking figure.
If you ever needed evidence that bees were artists, take a look at this incredible photograph posted by The National...
Botanical and animal illustrations have been capturing the hearts and minds of nature lovers for centuries.
Eucalyptus trees are most known for their fragrant leaves and for being the main food source for koalas, but did you know that they can also be quite colorful? In fact, Eucalyptus deglupta is so colorful that it’s known as the rainbow eucalyptus. When this incredible tree sheds its bark, it almost looks like a colored pencil being sharpened. This makes for a spectacle that is unforgettable.
In most cities, drainage canals are the last place you’d expect wildlife to thrive.
Off the shores of Australia, a 19th-century steamship sits in the sea, overrun by mangrove trees.
Deep in the forest of West Sumatra, a strange parasitic flower bloomed just as the year came to an end. Measuring in at nearly 44 inches in diameter, this giant Rafflesia tuan-mudae is the largest bloom ever recorded. Also known as a corpse flower, it is one of 28 species in the Rafflesia genus. Its nickname comes from the incredible stench the plant gives off as it blooms.
As the world’s deepest and clearest lake, Siberia’s Lake Baikal is picturesque all on its own.
Today, if we want to supplement our text and social media with a more visual element, we search for the...
As Christmas nears, picking the perfect presents may have you feeling stumped. If you have a plant lover in your life, however, you can nip your holiday shopping in the bud with these garden gift ideas. Featuring creative, plant-themed products, this selection of gifts is sure to please any nature enthusiast.
For photographer Alison Pollack, strolling through the forest is more than a relaxing pastime.
In Norway, a team of divers unexpectedly came across an enormous gelatinous egg sac full of baby squid, proving that...