Psychotria elata is commonly known as Hot Lips Plant for the shape of its bright red bracts that resemble two luscious lips

Psychotria elata (Hooker’s Lips, Hot Lips Plants, Hot Lips, Mick Jagger’s Lips)

Beautiful vibrant red lip-shaped bracts of Psychotria elata (Hooker's Lips, Hot Lips Plants, Hot Lips, Mick Jagger's Lips), March 12 2018The plant has become internet-famous because of its flowers or rather the shape of the red bracts (modified leaves) before the flowers mature.

From these bracts tiny white, stare-shaped flowers emerge.

It is commonly known as Hooker’s Lips or the Hot Lips Plant for the shape of its bright red bracts that resemble two luscious lips.
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Passiflora singaporeana produces very attractive flowers that are yellow and tubular

Adenia macrophylla var. singaporeana (Large-leafed Adenia, Singapore Adenia)

Shiny red fruits of Passiflora singaporeana (Large-leafed Adenia, Singapore Adenia), March 11 2018Large-leafed Adenia or Singapore Adenia is a beautiful vine with simple, ornamental and shiny red fruits.

A monoecious plant that produces very attractive flowers that are yellow and tubular.
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Tigridia pavonia is very popular as an ornamental plant among lovers of interesting flowers

Tigridia pavonia (Mexican Shell flower, Tiger Flower, Jockey’s Cap Lily, Peacock Flower, Tiger Iris/Flower)

Tigridia pavonia (Mexican Shell flower, Tiger Flower, Jockey's Cap Lily, Peacock Flower, Tiger Iris/Flower) flower covered with red speckles in the center, March 10 2018It is very popular as an ornamental plant among lovers of interesting flowers.

Its large flared-flowers are vividly coloured and come in two-tone combinations pairing white, pink, red, orchid yellow or orange with contrasting spots.
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Seeds of Papaver somniferum are processed by the pharmaceutical industry into drugs such as codeine and morphine

Papaver somniferum (Opium Poppy, Breadseed Poppy, Common Poppy, Fringed Poppy)

Captivating pink blooms of Papaver somniferum (Opium Poppy, Breadseed Poppy, Common Poppy, Fringed Poppy), March 3 2018Opium Poppy or Breadseed Poppy produces unique and gorgeous flowers that come in a wide variety of colours.

Its seeds can be dry roasted and ground to be used for treating asthma, stomach illnesses and bad eyesight.

The seeds are processed by the pharmaceutical industry into drugs such as codeine and morphine.
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Metrosideros excelsa is a free-flowering plant with red, pink and yellow flowers

Metrosideros excelsa (New Zealand Pohutukawa, New Zealand Christmas Tree/Bush, Iron Tree)

"MetrosiderosThough prized as a beautiful ornamental tree by many gardeners, the Pohutukawa tree has also received negative attention for the damage its root system can cause to pipes and pavement.

A free-flowering tree with mesmerising with vibrant red, pink and yellow flowers

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