A most unusual plant from the Canary Islands. Individual plants form a perfect flat disc which can grow to 45 in diameter. This plant is also commonly called saucer plant. Aeonium tabuliforme. Sometimes, the form will be crested in the center, making it look like a big green turtle
Nepenthes, known as tropical pitcher plants or monkey cups, is a genus of carnivorous plants.The genus comprises roughly 140 species, and numerous and many cultivated hybrids. They are mostly liana-forming plants of the Old World tropics, ranging from South China, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines; westward to Madagascar and the Seychelles; southward to Australia and New Caledonia; and northward to India and Sri Lanka.
From outer space - I mean Chile - comes the amazing, rare Bromeliad, the Blue Puya. With its massive, 7 foot flower cluster, this is one of most outrageous plants anywhere. The turquoise-blue color is very rare in the plant world, and it's even rarer to be combined with orange.
Adansonia Grandidieri or Baobab is the common name of a genus (Adansonia) containing eight species of trees, native to Madagascar, mainland Africa and Australia. Also known as the Bottle Tree, not only do they look like bottles, but the trees typically store around 300 liters of water! No wonder why they often live over 500 years!