All the plant photographies are performed by Patrick Blanc and their use must go with the photo caption and the mention "copyright Patrick Blanc"
  • Ansellia africana as a low epiphyte, Lupita island, Kipili, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

    Ansellia africana as a low epiphyte, Lupita island, Kipili, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

  • Ansellia africana, low epiphyte in open forest along the lake shore, Lupita island, Kipili, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

    Ansellia africana, low epiphyte in open forest along the lake shore, Lupita island, Kipili, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

  • Ansellia africana, accumulation of dead leaf litter in the basket created by the upwards growing roots, Lupita island, Kipili, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

    Ansellia africana, accumulation of dead leaf litter in the basket created by the upwards growing roots, Lupita island, Kipili, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

  • Ansellia africana, upwards growing roots ending in a sharp needle point transpercing and collecting dead fallen leaves in the central basket, Lupita island, Kipili, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

    Ansellia africana, upwards growing roots ending in a sharp needle point transpercing and collecting dead fallen leaves in the central basket, Lupita island, Kipili, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

  • Ansellia africana, upwards growing roots ending in a sharp needle point transpercing and collecting dead fallen tree leaves, Lupita island, Kipili, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

    Ansellia africana, upwards growing roots ending in a sharp needle point transpercing and collecting dead fallen tree leaves, Lupita island, Kipili, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

  • Rhaphidophora cf. sylvestris, fasciculate basal adventive roots, Khao Phra Thaeo NP, Phuket, Thailand

    Rhaphidophora cf. sylvestris, fasciculate basal adventive roots, Khao Phra Thaeo NP, Phuket, Thailand

  • Rhaphidophora korthalsii, characteristic ramentose scaly feeding root, Tenaru Falls, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands

    Rhaphidophora korthalsii, characteristic ramentose scaly feeding root, Tenaru Falls, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands

  • Rhaphidophora korthalsii, ramentose scaly feeding root, Tenaru Falls, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands

    Rhaphidophora korthalsii, ramentose scaly feeding root, Tenaru Falls, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands

  • Epipremnum pinnatum with successive stems emerging from a pseudo collar base, each stem emitting adventitious roots appressed to tree trunk, Tangkoko, Sulawesi

    Epipremnum pinnatum with successive stems emerging from a pseudo collar base, each stem emitting adventitious roots appressed to tree trunk, Tangkoko, Sulawesi

  • Epipremnum giganteum, numerous long thick vertical feeding roots, Bukit Timah, Singapore

    Epipremnum giganteum, numerous long thick vertical feeding roots, Bukit Timah, Singapore

  • Epipremnum giganteum, stem with horizontal clasping roots and thick vertical feeding roots, Bukit Timah, Singapore

    Epipremnum giganteum, stem with horizontal clasping roots and thick vertical feeding roots, Bukit Timah, Singapore

  • Scindapsus officinalis, first leaves of new shoots silver spotted and following leaves plain green, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

    Scindapsus officinalis, first leaves of new shoots silver spotted and following leaves plain green, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

  • Scindapsus officinalis, vegetative population of offshoots with silver leaves, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

    Scindapsus officinalis, vegetative population of offshoots with silver leaves, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

  • Scindapsus officinalis, offshoot with silver leaves emerging from underground stem, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

    Scindapsus officinalis, offshoot with silver leaves emerging from underground stem, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

  • Scindapsus officinalis, new offshoot climbing along tree trunk, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

    Scindapsus officinalis, new offshoot climbing along tree trunk, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

  • Scindapsus officinalis, articulated corky fire resistant stem emitting horizontal clasping roots, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

    Scindapsus officinalis, articulated corky fire resistant stem emitting horizontal clasping roots, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

  • Scindapsus officinalis, articulated corky fire resistant stem emitting horizontal clasping roots, close up, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

    Scindapsus officinalis, articulated corky fire resistant stem emitting horizontal clasping roots, close up, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

  • Scindapsus officinalis, corky bark of the main stem and horizontal anchoring roots, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

    Scindapsus officinalis, corky bark of the main stem and horizontal anchoring roots, Phae Muang Phee canyon, Phrae, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, cryptic adventitious nutritious roots producing a thick corky bark, a perfect protection against the dry season fires, Chiang Mai, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, cryptic adventitious nutritious roots producing a thick corky bark, a perfect protection against the dry season fires, Chiang Mai, Thailand

  • Patrick Blanc holding the corky bark of hanging feeding roots of Scindapsus maclurei, a protection against the recurrent dry season fires, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand, Nov. 2018

    Patrick Blanc holding the corky bark of hanging feeding roots of Scindapsus maclurei, a protection against the recurrent dry season fires, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand, Nov. 2018

  • Scindapsus maclurei, long detached feeding roots covered by a thick corky rhytidome, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, long detached feeding roots covered by a thick corky rhytidome, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, feeding roots covered by a thick corky rhytidome, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, feeding roots covered by a thick corky rhytidome, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, detached leafy stem in dry forest canopy, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, detached leafy stem in dry forest canopy, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, detached leafy stems in dry forest canopy, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, detached leafy stems in dry forest canopy, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, detached leafy stems with long petioled leaves, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, detached leafy stems with long petioled leaves, Khao Kho, Phetchabun, Thailand

  • Patrick Blanc observing the twenty meters long freely hanging nutritious roots of Scindapsus maclurei, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand, March 2022

    Patrick Blanc observing the twenty meters long freely hanging nutritious roots of Scindapsus maclurei, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand, March 2022

  • Scindapsus maclurei, long freely hanging feeding roots covered by thick corky rhytidome, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, long freely hanging feeding roots covered by thick corky rhytidome, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, freely hanging feeding roots covered by thick corky rhytidome, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, freely hanging feeding roots covered by thick corky rhytidome, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, branched lower parts of the freely hanging feeding roots, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, branched lower parts of the freely hanging feeding roots, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, foliaceous expansions of the corky rhytidome of the feeding roots, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, foliaceous expansions of the corky rhytidome of the feeding roots, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, leafy stems not corky contrary to the freely hanging feeding roots, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, leafy stems not corky contrary to the freely hanging feeding roots, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, long petioled leaves crowded at the detached ending part of stems, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, long petioled leaves crowded at the detached ending part of stems, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

  • Scindapsus maclurei, long petioled damaged leaves in forest canopy, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

    Scindapsus maclurei, long petioled damaged leaves in forest canopy, Kaeng Krachan NP, Thailand

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