All the plant photographies are performed by Patrick Blanc and their use must go with the photo caption and the mention "copyright Patrick Blanc"
  • Eucalyptus regrowth along trunk and branches after fire, Lake Saint Clair area, Tasmania

    Eucalyptus regrowth along trunk and branches after fire, Lake Saint Clair area, Tasmania

  • Eucalyptus stand regrowth after fire through new shoots along trunk and branches, Lake Saint Clair area, Tasmania

    Eucalyptus stand regrowth after fire through new shoots along trunk and branches, Lake Saint Clair area, Tasmania

  • Eucalyptus stand regrowth after fire, Lake Saint Clair area, Tasmania

    Eucalyptus stand regrowth after fire, Lake Saint Clair area, Tasmania

  • Eucalyptus regrowth along small tree trunks after fire, Lake Saint Clair area, Tasmania

    Eucalyptus regrowth along small tree trunks after fire, Lake Saint Clair area, Tasmania

  • Alchemilla johnstonii, water excreted by hydathodes at leaf border during sunset and night is frozen at early morning, Mt Ruwenzori, 4 000 m asl, Uganda

    Alchemilla johnstonii, water excreted by hydathodes at leaf border during sunset and night is frozen at early morning, Mt Ruwenzori, 4 000 m asl, Uganda

  • Senecio adnivalis rosette covered by snow, Mt Ruwenzori, 4 400 m asl, Uganda

    Senecio adnivalis rosette covered by snow, Mt Ruwenzori, 4 400 m asl, Uganda

  • Lycopodium crassum, Virgen Pass, 4000 m asl, Papallacta, Ecuador

    Lycopodium crassum, Virgen Pass, 4000 m asl, Papallacta, Ecuador

  • Polyscias (syn. Gastonia) serratifolia, two monocaulous trees in lowland swampy forest, Tangkoko, North Sulawesi

    Polyscias (syn. Gastonia) serratifolia, two monocaulous trees in lowland swampy forest, Tangkoko, North Sulawesi

  • Polyscias (syn. Gastonia) serratifolia, monocaulous tree with crowded leaves at the top, Tangkoko, North Sulawesi

    Polyscias (syn. Gastonia) serratifolia, monocaulous tree with crowded leaves at the top, Tangkoko, North Sulawesi

  • Polyscias (syn. Gastonia) serratifolia, branched terminal inflorescence, Tangkoko, North Sulawesi

    Polyscias (syn. Gastonia) serratifolia, branched terminal inflorescence, Tangkoko, North Sulawesi

  • Liana, climbing from tree to tree, Tangkoko, Sulawesi

    Liana, climbing from tree to tree, Tangkoko, Sulawesi

  • Piper sp., strong leaf dimorphism between round orbicular leaves of climbing monopodial stem and elongate leaves of sympodial stems, Manado, North Sulawesi

    Piper sp., strong leaf dimorphism between round orbicular leaves of climbing monopodial stem and elongate leaves of sympodial stems, Manado, North Sulawesi

  • Piper sp., monopodial phase with orbicular leaves creeping on forest floor, similar to some Geophila species, Manado, North Sulawesi

    Piper sp., monopodial phase with orbicular leaves creeping on forest floor, similar to some Geophila species, Manado, North Sulawesi

  • Bauhinia winitii, young erect and plagiotropic shrubby individual with ferny foliage, Ratchaburi, Thailand

    Bauhinia winitii, young erect and plagiotropic shrubby individual with ferny foliage, Ratchaburi, Thailand

  • Bauhinia winitii, stems, small leaves and big seed pods, Ratchaburi, Thailand

    Bauhinia winitii, stems, small leaves and big seed pods, Ratchaburi, Thailand

  • Rhaphidophora tenuis, Padawan, Sarawak

    Rhaphidophora tenuis, Padawan, Sarawak

  • Typhonium violifolium with bulbils at each leaf acumen, Mae Hong Son, Thailand

    Typhonium violifolium with bulbils at each leaf acumen, Mae Hong Son, Thailand

  • Three monophyllous species, Ariopsis protanthera, Begonia sp. and Argostemma sp., growing side by side on a vertical mossy limestone rock, Hinboun, Laos

    Three monophyllous species, Ariopsis protanthera, Begonia sp. and Argostemma sp., growing side by side on a vertical mossy limestone rock, Hinboun, Laos

  • Harmsiopanax ingens, the largest monocaulous monocarpic Dicot, one vegetative and one flowering individuals, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

    Harmsiopanax ingens, the largest monocaulous monocarpic Dicot, one vegetative and one flowering individuals, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

  • Harmsiopanax ingens, inflorescence, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

    Harmsiopanax ingens, inflorescence, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

  • Harmsiopanax ingens, one individual in vegetative phase, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

    Harmsiopanax ingens, one individual in vegetative phase, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

  • Harmsiopanax ingens, individuals in vegetative phase, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

    Harmsiopanax ingens, individuals in vegetative phase, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

  • Harmsiopanax ingens, individuals in vegetative phase on abrupt slope above forest stream, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

    Harmsiopanax ingens, individuals in vegetative phase on abrupt slope above forest stream, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

  • Harmsiopanax ingens, individuals in vegetative phase in a forest gap, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

    Harmsiopanax ingens, individuals in vegetative phase in a forest gap, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

  • Harmsiopanax ingens, seedling, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

    Harmsiopanax ingens, seedling, Tari, 2500 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

  • Peliosanthes sinica, large vegetative population covering an earth bank just above a small forest stream, Xishuangbanna, China

    Peliosanthes sinica, large vegetative population covering an earth bank just above a small forest stream, Xishuangbanna, China

  • Peliosanthes sinica, succession of cataphylls and foliage leaves along the stem, Xishuangbanna, China

    Peliosanthes sinica, succession of cataphylls and foliage leaves along the stem, Xishuangbanna, China

  • Peliosanthes sinica, active vegetative propagation through alternation of leaf rosettes and cataphylls along decumbant stem producing adventitious roots, Xishuangbanna, China

    Peliosanthes sinica, active vegetative propagation through alternation of leaf rosettes and cataphylls along decumbant stem producing adventitious roots, Xishuangbanna, China

  • Peliosanthes sinica, alternation of leaf rosettes and cataphylls along stem, Xishuangbanna, China

    Peliosanthes sinica, alternation of leaf rosettes and cataphylls along stem, Xishuangbanna, China

  • Peliosanthes sinica, growth units alternating 6 to 8 cataphylls between 3 to 4 rosetted foliage leaves  along stem, Xishuangbanna, China

    Peliosanthes sinica, growth units alternating 6 to 8 cataphylls between 3 to 4 rosetted foliage leaves along stem, Xishuangbanna, China

  • Argostemma lobbii on a vertical rock, seasonal stem from small tuber exhibiting strong anisophylly, Khao Yai NP, Thailand

    Argostemma lobbii on a vertical rock, seasonal stem from small tuber exhibiting strong anisophylly, Khao Yai NP, Thailand

  • Argostemma lobbii exhibiting strong anisophylly and pseudo whorls of of six leaf elements, one big leaf, one small opposite and two stipules, each divided to the base in two parts, Khao Yai NP, Thailand

    Argostemma lobbii exhibiting strong anisophylly and pseudo whorls of of six leaf elements, one big leaf, one small opposite and two stipules, each divided to the base in two parts, Khao Yai NP, Thailand

  • Pilea sp., plagiotropic shoot exhibiting shade avoidance in the opposite leaves due to differential petiole length and blade direction, Mt Kinabalu, Borneo

    Pilea sp., plagiotropic shoot exhibiting shade avoidance in the opposite leaves due to differential petiole length and blade direction, Mt Kinabalu, Borneo

  • Pilea angulata, perfect leaf shade avoidance through anisophylly and backwards orientation of the small leaf axis, Gunung Merapi NP, Java

    Pilea angulata, perfect leaf shade avoidance through anisophylly and backwards orientation of the small leaf axis, Gunung Merapi NP, Java

  • Boehmeria nivea, plagiotropic distal shoot exhibiting shade avoidance in the leaves due to differential petiole length and blade direction, Hangzhou, China

    Boehmeria nivea, plagiotropic distal shoot exhibiting shade avoidance in the leaves due to differential petiole length and blade direction, Hangzhou, China

  • Cuatresia cf. garciae, plagiotropic branches and orthotropic new central stem, Chicaque, Soacha, Colombia

    Cuatresia cf. garciae, plagiotropic branches and orthotropic new central stem, Chicaque, Soacha, Colombia

  • Cuatresia cf. garciae, perfect distribution of the big and small leaves of the sympodial units of the plagiotropic shoot, Chicaque, Soacha, Colombia

    Cuatresia cf. garciae, perfect distribution of the big and small leaves of the sympodial units of the plagiotropic shoot, Chicaque, Soacha, Colombia

  • Cuatresia cf. garciae, berries under hairy leaves and stem, Chicaque, Soacha, Colombia

    Cuatresia cf. garciae, berries under hairy leaves and stem, Chicaque, Soacha, Colombia

  • Cuatresia riparia, a form with silver mottled leaves, Chicaque, Soacha, Colombia

    Cuatresia riparia, a form with silver mottled leaves, Chicaque, Soacha, Colombia

  • Cuatresia riparia, plagiotropic anisophyllous shoot, Chicaque, Soacha, Colombia

    Cuatresia riparia, plagiotropic anisophyllous shoot, Chicaque, Soacha, Colombia

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