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By PAgirl60Taken at Selby Gardens in Florida.
By PAgirl60An orchid from Selby Gardens, Florida.
By gardenpomPride of Barbados.
By pirlCaladium 'Gingerland' showing one leaf just unfurling.
By packerbabyKING HUMBERT
By packerbabyPINK LUNA SWIRL
By vitrsnaTurnera diffusia. Host plant for Mexican Fritillary butterflies.
By vitrsnaDatura metel triple
By Marina_ParrCajun Hibiscus 'Chartreuse Rose'
By Marina_ParrCajun Hibiscus 'Bold Idea'
By themikesmomDevils Trumpet 'Black Currant Swirl'
By Haworthia405Egyptian Papyrus.
By Haworthia405Red Gladiolus.
By mamasitaBack lit hibiscus blossom
By mamasitaTropical hibiscus
By DMershPalm leaf, photographed in a greenhouse at Drummond Castle gardens, Perthshire.
By NancySLAZHoya carnosa 'Krimson Queen'
By marksgrdnjust a few of my indoor garden plants. just recently started my hand at indoor plants. maybe a yr now.
By gardenmartMorticia-Giant Corpse Flower, Amorphophallus titanum Native to Sumatra, Franklin Park Zoo, Boston, MA June 2012
By shorthogIvy as a houseplant
By shorthogBonsai from Wally world.
By picaboI love the fragrance and the blooms of the beautiful Night Blooming Cereus. This was my last bloom of the year. The flowers open after dark and are faded by daylight. This was made about 9:00 PM with a flashlight for light.
By haighrPurple Passion on our tropical island!
By haighrTropical Parrot Paradise - Parrots frolick in my shade garden of hostas and elephant ears!
By purushottamA lotus to Lord Ganesha
By purushottamMilky bloom
By rewolf52Jamaican beauty.
By rewolf52Pretty pink plumeria
By o_lucky_1African Voilet
By o_lucky_1African Voilet
By RweflyingHawaiian Plumeria we brought back from our honeymoon trip in 2006. They started out as sticks about 6 inches long and now they are trees that put out these beautiful blossoms every summer. They smell wonderful too!
By dgrowell9Aleaf on a palm just starting to open.
By dgrowell9A very tiny leaf on very large houseplant.
By neroliHibiscus mutabilis. The flower starts off white then ages to pink. A stunning tropical plant
By neroliA collection of Plumeria from our garden. One of the most beautiful tropical flowers
By leemiller38Mandevilla-Alice Dupont on homemade trellis
By leemiller38Castor Bean
By lisamorgan2012Trumpet Lily Seed Pod-opened. Looks somewhat carnivorous...
By kniphofiaFittonia leaves
By kniphofiaBromeliads on display at a local garden centre
By merenda purple passion flower vine
By mopheadsOne of my orchids in the window, so white and iridescent it was hard to get a good image of the lovely flowers. Taken with a 50mm lens soft focus, taken inside no flash.
By mopheadsSaved from the cast off heap, this african violet is now healthy and blooming like crazy. Macro lens, taken without flash in a north window.
By xwokkeNicolaia elator or Torch ginger.
By muddwifeHibiscus up close
By dahollisOrchid bloom at the Miller Conservatory in Avon, Ohio.
By Donna_AnnA beautiful Corkscrew Vine that I overwinter. It also is very scented.
By Donna_AnnThis is a standard of a Red Shrimp Plant.
By vossnerManihot esculenta
By vossnerAnyamani in bloom
By birkeTropical hibiscus up close.
By birkePink and beautiful.
By cytfThis is a peach tropical hibiscus grown as a houseplant
By MarymanyflowersWhat a treat when this Hibicus blooms.
By RweflyingMandevilla with sunlit center
By perkoschilefarmThis is one of my past Drosera spatulata growing in a semi natural created bog.
By perkoschilefarmThis is one of my current Drosera hybrids that I am propagating. It is a D. intermedia x capillaris
By robinandjenniWhite Christmas Cactus
By robinandjenniDouble Red Hibiscus
By jmorthForced daffodil 'Delibes'
By VA_Wild_RoseClose-up of a striking bloom on a streptocarpus
By VA_Wild_RoseA phalaenopsis glows in the early morning light
By rockgardenplantsA wonderfully pink Phalaenopsis that has found the perfect place in our home near the kitchen window. This orchid type is quite easy to grow and gives vivid colors even during the winter months.
By DebinSCLotus blossom
By MessyMarvinI saw this heliconia plant while visiting the island of Grenada. All the tropicals were beautiful, but I found this one to be the most interesting.
By jeanccCabbage on a stick/Hawaiian Palm (Brighamia insignis)
enjoying a early fall day. Photo should be viewed as portrait (not landscape)
By SacramentoGrowLate summer blooms on my Erythrina crista-galli tree growing in my yard in Sacramento, northern California.
By SacramentoGrowWhite variety of Hibiscus coccineus blooming in my yard in Sacramento, northern California, summer of 2012.
By Audreycanarina canariensis
By wendychapmanMy son's orchid in B&W.
By wendychapmanOrchid abstract
By ButtoneerThis EE is my very most favorite in the greenhouse. It thrives and loves shade and I have divided it for insurance.
By photojeanyard hibiscus with a ruby throated hummingbird feeding on it
By photojeanhibiscus with a praying mantis feeding on a bumblebee
By shihtzumomVeins Elephant Ear leaf
By midday6I believe this is a Cordyline Glauca. It came from a clipping, rooted, then potted. Within a couple of weeks it gave me a beautiful bloom.
By flfwrsNun's orchids
By Italianstyleschubertii allium
By mommateehOh Zamia, Zamia, where for art thou Zamia . . .
By mommateehMy Zamia, oh how my Zamia is growing up. My Zamia is the center of attraction.
By adinamitiWeird hibiscus bloom.
By adinamitiHibiscus and October rose blooming in my window.
By katzsStreptocarpus Bristol's Costume Party
By katzsStreptocarpus Christmas Eve
By queenestherKoko, the cat stares in wonder at the beauty of winter's amaryllis!
By BriLovesMusicI visited my old school to take pictures for my 7th grade yearbook contest. It had just rained so I took several pictures of plants, and tryed to get the tree frogs. In the back of the school I found a butterfly garden, i saw this strange purple flower. I took several pics, this is my favorite.
By pirlCaladium 'White Christmas' and salvia 'Salsa'.
By plantlady2012Brugmansia, Fushcia, Abution megapotamicum, Pelargonium
By plantlady2012Eucomis bicolor
By ruharlCoral Seas Passion Flower
By luvsgrtdanes Hibiscus
By ginger749Cone Heads.
By MessyMarvinWe saw many tropical plants while on the island of St. Thomas but this was one of the most unusual ones. It is called a monkey tail plant or a chenille plant. The red part is made up of tiny blooms making it fuzzy looking like chenille.
By MitzotGround orchids
By MitzotGround Orchids
By morgancWe fell in love with St. Thomas when we visited
By HortloveI loved the shape and color of this beautiful orchid that was on display at the Conservatory of Flowers in San Francisco, CA.
By DaylilySLPDendrobium spectabile
By DaylilySLPMASD Falcon Sunrise
By morgancLoving Plumeria we had to grow it here in Texas. We just over winter it in our garage.
By ruharlAmaryllis with four flowers blooming
By singhg45Kigelia africana (Lam.) Benth (syn: Kigelia pinnata (Jacq.) DC; Crescentia pinnata Jacq.), the Sausage tree
Tropical tree with thick odd-pinnate leaves, having 7-9 oblong to obovate leaflets and scarlet large flowers in drooping panicles. Fruit cylindrical, 30-50 cm. A bat pollinated Avenue tree.
By singhg45Jatropha gossypifolia L., Bellyache bush, cotton-leaf-physicnut
Ornamental bush with purplish palmately-lobed leaves with glandular hairs on stalks and margins and maroon small flowers in clusters. Photographed in Delhi, India
By kbert1aPurple Gloxinia
By kbert1aDracaena Marginata tricolor
By ExplorinLaurenIxora is a tropical here in our Zone 7 climate, and I love the mutation on this bloom.
By ExplorinLaurenWindowsill African Violet
By DoGooderBegonia benariensis
By DoGooderBegonia and Water Globe
By mcash70Triple Frilled Datura
By mcash70Amethyst Hibiscus
By robinvhemeA Vanda orchid showing off!
By ted5310Fendler's Steli orchid
By ted5310Blc. Hawaiin Passion “Carmela”
By plexippusHoya kanyakumariana flowers
By LadyAshleyRA woman gave me a cutting of her Hoya carnosa that had been in her family for around 40 years. It bloomed this year!
By sunkissedCat's Whiskers
By susanbreenThis is solanum maxima - a houseplant that has a wonderful perfume as well as an extraordinary flower.
By SelloumBrugmansia Flamenco
By susanbreenThis is a close up of a fabulous orchid which has a lovely aroma - Mtssa.Shelob"Webmaster". I've had this orchid for @ 5 years, faithfully flowers every year with several (up to 5
sprays with these insect looking flowers
By woofficustom made container with house plants
By simona979My Angels Trumpet first bloom, the flower was over 10 inches long.
By vmr423Banana flower hiding under leaf.
By ArthritisDocCloseup of a Vriesea
By ArthritisDocTillandsia mooreana x kalmbacheri
By atischA Hoya carnosa variety grown from a cutting that was given to me by a friend. Photographed in my back yard.
By atischNeofinetia falcata.Back to the contest main page.