(CNN) — The rafflesia plant is often referred to as a "monster flower" for its parasitic properties and repugnant stench. Indonesian wildlife officials might've found the most monstrous flower of them
“Back-whose-it-what’s-it?” my daughter exclaims, pointing to the glorious flowering bushes under our covered netting. “Backhousia citriodora,” I explain “is the Latin name given to this native bush food
By covering seeds in a combination of silk and bacteria, plants can create their own fertilizer and grow in places that otherwise couldn’t support agriculture. Too much salt isn’t only bad for our bodies,
Growing urbanisation has pushed farms out of the towns to the peripheries. But a new breed of farmers is taking farming by storm by helping us harvest superfoods sans chemicals and pesticides in our kitchen.
If you want to be a true outdoorsman or woman, and a true survivor, you’ve got to become a plant person. I know, I know—it’s not as cool to walk around with your nose in a book as it is to sling lead light
Skimming low over the forest with the passenger door removed, the pilot is tilting his single-propeller Cessna 172 so that the photographer can lean out of the tiny cockpit for a clear shot. On the ground