All the plant photographies are performed by Patrick Blanc and their use must go with the photo caption and the mention "copyright Patrick Blanc"
  • Sterculia coccinea - Thailande

    Sterculia coccinea - Thailande

  • Sterculia coccinea, fruit made of five red follicles opening and exposing the black hanging seeds, Mac Ritchie, Singapore

    Sterculia coccinea, fruit made of five red follicles opening and exposing the black hanging seeds, Mac Ritchie, Singapore

  • Sterculia coccinea, open follicles seen from above, Mac Ritchie, Singapore

    Sterculia coccinea, open follicles seen from above, Mac Ritchie, Singapore

  • Antiaropsis decipiens, bright red bracts and white baccate dehiscent fruits, Karawari, Sepik, Papua New Guinea

    Antiaropsis decipiens, bright red bracts and white baccate dehiscent fruits, Karawari, Sepik, Papua New Guinea

  • Antiaropsis decipiens, white dehiscent baccate fruits among red bracts, Karawari, Sepik, Papua New Guinea

    Antiaropsis decipiens, white dehiscent baccate fruits among red bracts, Karawari, Sepik, Papua New Guinea

  • Clerodendrum deflexum, Mac Ritchie,  Singapour

    Clerodendrum deflexum, Mac Ritchie, Singapour

  • Benstonea cf. ihuana, maturing infructescence, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

    Benstonea cf. ihuana, maturing infructescence, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

  • Benstonea cf. ihuana, each maturing bright red drupe with apical black sharp protuberant stigma,Imbu Rano, 350 m asl, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

    Benstonea cf. ihuana, each maturing bright red drupe with apical black sharp protuberant stigma,Imbu Rano, 350 m asl, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

  • Cucurbitaceae sp, Thailande

    Cucurbitaceae sp, Thailande

  • Costus claviger, leafless stem with terminal infructescence, mature fruits with bright red pulp in the axil of the persistent bright green bracts, Nouragues CNRS field station, French Guyana

    Costus claviger, leafless stem with terminal infructescence, mature fruits with bright red pulp in the axil of the persistent bright green bracts, Nouragues CNRS field station, French Guyana

  • Costus claviger, bright red pulp of the mature red fruits in the axil of the persistent bright green bracts, Nouragues CNRS field station, French Guyana

    Costus claviger, bright red pulp of the mature red fruits in the axil of the persistent bright green bracts, Nouragues CNRS field station, French Guyana

  • Amydrium zippelianum with mature bright red infructescences in disturbed forest understory, Timika, Western New Guinea

    Amydrium zippelianum with mature bright red infructescences in disturbed forest understory, Timika, Western New Guinea

  • Amydrium zippelianum with mature bright red infructescences, climbing along tree trunk in disturbed forest understory, Timika, Western New Guinea

    Amydrium zippelianum with mature bright red infructescences, climbing along tree trunk in disturbed forest understory, Timika, Western New Guinea

  • Carpotroche longifolia, open capsular fruit, Saul, French Guyana

    Carpotroche longifolia, open capsular fruit, Saul, French Guyana

  • Paradrymonia  maculata  -  Guyane

    Paradrymonia maculata - Guyane

  • Alloplectus cristatus, dehiscent berry exposing the shiny black seeds at the periphery of bright white pulp, Chutes du Carbet, Guadeloupe

    Alloplectus cristatus, dehiscent berry exposing the shiny black seeds at the periphery of bright white pulp, Chutes du Carbet, Guadeloupe

  • Astrocaryum paramaca, yellow flower mimic of the fleshy capsular fruit opening at pericarp and exposing the central embedded seed, Nouragues CNRS field station, French Guyana

    Astrocaryum paramaca, yellow flower mimic of the fleshy capsular fruit opening at pericarp and exposing the central embedded seed, Nouragues CNRS field station, French Guyana

  • Carludovica palmata, Equateur

    Carludovica palmata, Equateur

  • Clusia sp. Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve, Belize

    Clusia sp. Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve, Belize

  • Poikilospermum suaveolens, mature infructescences, Poring, 500 m asl, Kinabalu NP, Sabah, Borneo

    Poikilospermum suaveolens, mature infructescences, Poring, 500 m asl, Kinabalu NP, Sabah, Borneo

  • Chamaecostus curcumoides, black seeds with thread like arils, Nouragues CNRS field station, French Guyana

    Chamaecostus curcumoides, black seeds with thread like arils, Nouragues CNRS field station, French Guyana

  • Heliconia hirsuta, bracts, flowers, unripe green and ripe blue berry like fruits, Calanoa, Leticia, Colombia

    Heliconia hirsuta, bracts, flowers, unripe green and ripe blue berry like fruits, Calanoa, Leticia, Colombia

  • Saraca cauliflora, seed pods, Tapah, Perak, Malaysia

    Saraca cauliflora, seed pods, Tapah, Perak, Malaysia

  • Saraca cauliflora, pink seed pods, Tapah, Perak, Malaysia

    Saraca cauliflora, pink seed pods, Tapah, Perak, Malaysia

  • Mezoneuron (syn. Caesalpinia) latisiliquum, maturing bright red pods, Sukau, Kinabatangan, Sabah, Borneo

    Mezoneuron (syn. Caesalpinia) latisiliquum, maturing bright red pods, Sukau, Kinabatangan, Sabah, Borneo

  • Blue berried Amorphophallus, Phu Rua NP, Loei, Thailand

    Blue berried Amorphophallus, Phu Rua NP, Loei, Thailand

  • Blue berry Amorphophallus, Phu Rua NP, Loei, Thailand

    Blue berry Amorphophallus, Phu Rua NP, Loei, Thailand

  • Ophiopogon ohwii  -  Japon

    Ophiopogon ohwii - Japon

  • Clidemia septuplinervia  -  Guyane

    Clidemia septuplinervia - Guyane

  • Coccocypselum lanceolatum, Sierra do Mar, Curitiba

    Coccocypselum lanceolatum, Sierra do Mar, Curitiba

  • Coccocypselum lanceolatum, détail, Sierra do Mar, Curitiba

    Coccocypselum lanceolatum, détail, Sierra do Mar, Curitiba

  • Lasianthus sp., blue iridescent fruits, Selangor, Malaysia

    Lasianthus sp., blue iridescent fruits, Selangor, Malaysia

  • Lasianthus sp., bright blue drupaceous fruits on spirally arranged plagiotropic branches, Nam Cang, Sapa, Vietnam

    Lasianthus sp., bright blue drupaceous fruits on spirally arranged plagiotropic branches, Nam Cang, Sapa, Vietnam

  • Lasianthus sp., bright blue drupaceous fruits, Nam Cang, Sapa, Vietnam

    Lasianthus sp., bright blue drupaceous fruits, Nam Cang, Sapa, Vietnam

  • Lasianthus trichophlebus, Okinawa, Japan

    Lasianthus trichophlebus, Okinawa, Japan

  • Lasianthus fordii, bright blue drupaceous fruits, Taipeh, Taiwan

    Lasianthus fordii, bright blue drupaceous fruits, Taipeh, Taiwan

  • Psychotria apoda - Araripe, Brazil

    Psychotria apoda - Araripe, Brazil

  • Bright blue drupaceous fruits of the monocaulous Chassalia northiana, Penrissen Range, 1000 m asl, Sarawak, Borneo

    Bright blue drupaceous fruits of the monocaulous Chassalia northiana, Penrissen Range, 1000 m asl, Sarawak, Borneo

  • Patrick Blanc showing the stipules and the infructescence peduncles of the bright blue drupaceous fruits of Chassalia northiana, Penrissen Range, Kuching, Sarawak, Borneo, Oct. 2014

    Patrick Blanc showing the stipules and the infructescence peduncles of the bright blue drupaceous fruits of Chassalia northiana, Penrissen Range, Kuching, Sarawak, Borneo, Oct. 2014

  • Bright blue drupaceous fruits of Chassalia northiana, Penrissen Range, 1000 m asl, Sarawak, Borneo

    Bright blue drupaceous fruits of Chassalia northiana, Penrissen Range, 1000 m asl, Sarawak, Borneo

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