Langston Hughes. I, too, sing America. Such a powerful poem.
Jacarandas (jacaranda): Jacaranda is a genus of 49 species of flowering plants in the family Bignoniaceae, native to tropical and subtropical regions of Central America, South America, Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica and the Bahamas. It has been planted widely in Asia, especially in Nepal. It is also quite common in South Africa, Zimbabwe and Australia. It has been introduced to most tropical and subtropical regions. The genus name is also used as the common name…
Belly up for the biggest steak on Route 66 at the Big Texan Steak Ranch
Dotted across America, there exist a handful of places where the laws of nature don't seem to apply. Compasses spin wildly, vegetation refuses to grow, water flows uphill, and people, well, they just start to feel really weird. The Mystery Spot in Santa Cruz, California, is one of those places.
Ghost Pipes: Monotropa uniflora, known as the ghost plant, Indian pipe, or corpse plant is a herbaceous perennial plant, It is native to temperate regions of Asia, North America and northern South America,.It is generally scarce or rare in occurrence.it is white and does not contain chlorophyll. it is parasitic, more specifically a myco-heterotroph. Its hosts are certain fungi meaning it ultimately gets its energy from photosynthetic trees.