All the plant photographies are performed by Patrick Blanc and their use must go with the photo caption and the mention "copyright Patrick Blanc"
  • Inselberg, Nouragues CNRS field research station, French Guyana

    Inselberg, Nouragues CNRS field research station, French Guyana

  • Dyckia encholirioides, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

    Dyckia encholirioides, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

  • Dyckia encholirioides, population on exposed rocks, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

    Dyckia encholirioides, population on exposed rocks, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

  • Dyckia encholirioides, inflorescence, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

    Dyckia encholirioides, inflorescence, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

  • Anthurium gaudichaudianum on exposed rocks, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

    Anthurium gaudichaudianum on exposed rocks, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

  • Anthurium gaudichaudianum on rocks in forest understory, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

    Anthurium gaudichaudianum on rocks in forest understory, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

  • Anthurium gaudichaudianum, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

    Anthurium gaudichaudianum, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

  • Anthurium gaudichaudianum, infloresence, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

    Anthurium gaudichaudianum, infloresence, Morro do Forte, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil

  • Dianthus longiglumis clumps in habitat, hanging on vertical bare basalt rocks, Simien NP, Ethiopia

    Dianthus longiglumis clumps in habitat, hanging on vertical bare basalt rocks, Simien NP, Ethiopia

  • Dianthus longiglumis in habitat, on vertical bare basalt rocks, Simien NP, Ethiopia

    Dianthus longiglumis in habitat, on vertical bare basalt rocks, Simien NP, Ethiopia

  • Dianthus longiglumis clumps in habitat, hanging on vertical bare basalt rocks aside Otostegia tomentosa, Simien NP, Ethiopia

    Dianthus longiglumis clumps in habitat, hanging on vertical bare basalt rocks aside Otostegia tomentosa, Simien NP, Ethiopia

  • Dianthus longiglumis hanging from vertical bare basalt rocks, Simien NP, Ethiopia

    Dianthus longiglumis hanging from vertical bare basalt rocks, Simien NP, Ethiopia

  • Dianthus longiglumis, flowering stems hanging from vertical rocks, Simien NP, Ethiopia

    Dianthus longiglumis, flowering stems hanging from vertical rocks, Simien NP, Ethiopia

  • Dianthus longiglumis, flowering clump in rocky habitat, Simien NP, Ethiopia

    Dianthus longiglumis, flowering clump in rocky habitat, Simien NP, Ethiopia

  • Dianthus longiglumis, lateral view of the flower, Simien NP, Ethiopia

    Dianthus longiglumis, lateral view of the flower, Simien NP, Ethiopia

  • Dianthus longiglumis, one flower, Simien NP, Ethiopia

    Dianthus longiglumis, one flower, Simien NP, Ethiopia

  • Actinopteris radiata in vertical rock fissure,  Arba Minch, Ethiopia

    Actinopteris radiata in vertical rock fissure, Arba Minch, Ethiopia

  • Aloe steudneri, clump of creeping stems on rocky outcrop, Simien NP, 3200 m asl, Ethiopia

    Aloe steudneri, clump of creeping stems on rocky outcrop, Simien NP, 3200 m asl, Ethiopia

  • Kniphofia foliosa on bare rocks, Sanetti escarpment, 3300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Kniphofia foliosa on bare rocks, Sanetti escarpment, 3300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

  • Kniphofia foliosa, pale orange form, Sanetti escarpment, 3500 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Kniphofia foliosa, pale orange form, Sanetti escarpment, 3500 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

  • Kniphofia thomsonii at the top of a grassy rocky cliff, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Kniphofia thomsonii at the top of a grassy rocky cliff, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

  • Kniphofia thomsoni growingi at the top of a grassy rocky cliff, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Kniphofia thomsoni growingi at the top of a grassy rocky cliff, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

  • Kniphofia thomsonii inflorescence, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Kniphofia thomsonii inflorescence, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

  • Agapetes hosseana flowering on a vertical rock, Doi Inthanon NP, 2400 m asl, Thailand

    Agapetes hosseana flowering on a vertical rock, Doi Inthanon NP, 2400 m asl, Thailand

  • Agapetes hosseana on a vertical rock, Doi Inthanon NP, 2400 m asl, Thailand

    Agapetes hosseana on a vertical rock, Doi Inthanon NP, 2400 m asl, Thailand

  • Cyanotis arachnoidea in sandstone crack, perennial central leaf rosette and basal long axillary seasonal flowering stems, dry leaves on left are probably from Boesenbergia alba, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

    Cyanotis arachnoidea in sandstone crack, perennial central leaf rosette and basal long axillary seasonal flowering stems, dry leaves on left are probably from Boesenbergia alba, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

  • Cyanotis arachnoidea on sandstone slab, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

    Cyanotis arachnoidea on sandstone slab, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

  • Cyanotis arachnoidea on sandstone slab during the dry season, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

    Cyanotis arachnoidea on sandstone slab during the dry season, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

  • Cyanotis arachnoidea on sandstone slab, perennial rosettes during the dry season, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

    Cyanotis arachnoidea on sandstone slab, perennial rosettes during the dry season, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

  • Hedychium ellipticum, vegetative population of dried leafy stems at the surface of a sandstone slab in late november, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

    Hedychium ellipticum, vegetative population of dried leafy stems at the surface of a sandstone slab in late november, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

  • Hedychium ellipticum, vegetative population of dried leafy stems at the surface of a sandstone slab, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

    Hedychium ellipticum, vegetative population of dried leafy stems at the surface of a sandstone slab, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

  • Hedychium ellipticum, dried leafy stems, the plant surviving the dry season due to its fleshy superficial articulated rhizomes, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

    Hedychium ellipticum, dried leafy stems, the plant surviving the dry season due to its fleshy superficial articulated rhizomes, Phu Hin Rong Kla NP, Phitsanulok, Thailand

  • Monolophus saxicola, dry stems on vertical rock at the end of november, Khao Yai NP, Thailand

    Monolophus saxicola, dry stems on vertical rock at the end of november, Khao Yai NP, Thailand

  • Monolophus saxicola, dry leafy stems, the plant surviving thanks to its tuberous roots growing radially on the vertical rock surface, Khao Yai NP, Thailand

    Monolophus saxicola, dry leafy stems, the plant surviving thanks to its tuberous roots growing radially on the vertical rock surface, Khao Yai NP, Thailand

  • Vertical forest on sandstone tower, Gunung Machinchang, Langkawi, Malaysia

    Vertical forest on sandstone tower, Gunung Machinchang, Langkawi, Malaysia