Strongylodon macrobotrys with pendant clusters of claw-shaped blooms

Strongylodon macrobotrys (Jade Vine, Emerald Vine/Creeper, Turquoise Jade Vine)

The Jade Vine or Emerald Creeper is Amazing claw-like flowers of Strongylodon macrobotrys (Jade Vine, Emerald Vine/Creeper, Turquoise Jade Vine), 12 July 2009an exotic and magnificent tropical plant with pendant-like clusters of iridescent blue-green blooms.

The colour of its claw-like flowers is absolutely stunning and unique.

These colours are rarely seen in other flowering plants.
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Columnea scandens L. variegata with goldfish-like flowers

Columnea scandens L. variegata (Goldfish Plant, Flying Goldfish Plant, Columnea)

This Goldfish Plant is an elegant trailing plant with beautiful variegated foliage.

An amazing Columnea scandens L. variegata (Goldfish Plant, Flying Goldfish Plant) flowering in abundance, 26 April 2017It is covered with captivating goldfish-like flowers.

Simply exotic and offering colours all year long.

Wonderful if added to one’s garden with its attractive cascading branches of goodies!
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Alpinia zerumbet with attractive orchid-like blossoms

Alpinia zerumbet (Shell Ginger, Butterfly Ginger, Pink Porcelain Lily)

Showy and drooping flowers of Alpinia zerumbet (Shell Ginger, Butterfly Ginger, Pink Porcelain Lily), 29 Dec 2009The Shell Ginger or Pink Porcelain Lily is an awesome flowering plant.

It produces very attractive orchid-like blossoms that is also scented.

This beauty will definitely be included in our next garden shopping list.

Hopefully it’s sooner and not later!
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Araucaria heterophylla with unique awl-shaped leaves

Araucaria heterophylla (Norfolk Island Pine, Star Pine, Triangle Tree, Living Christmas Tree)

The exotic foliage of Araucaria heterophylla (Norfolk Island Pine, Star Pine, Triangle Tree, Living Christmas Tree), 5 Aug 2011Araucaria heterophylla is not really a true pine.

Norfolk Island Pine, an exotic tree with distinct symmetrical shape is one of the most popularly and widely grown species.

This majestic, beautiful and coniferous tree is planted abundantly as an ornamental  and landscape tree.

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Bucida buceras cv. Variegata with captivating variegated foliage

Bucida buceras cv. Variegata (Variegated Madagascar Almond, Dwarf Geometry Tree, Oxhorn Bucida)

A majestic Bucida buceras cv. Variegata, seen in the neighbourhood, 9 April 2017Variegated Madagascar Almond or Dwarf Geometry Tree with its superb variegated leaves will be a lovely addition to any garden.

The variegation on the foliage is simply captivating, to say the least.

Its tiered branches gives it an architectural look.

Hence, this majestic tree is popularly planted along the roadside, residential and urban areas to showcase its beauty and attractiveness.
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