Goblin Gold A glow in the dark plant? Surly this is the stuff of science fiction, but it is real! Schistostega pennata, also know as Goblins gold, or luminescent moss, is the only member of its family. Location This luminescent moss can be uncovered in dark places anywhere in the northern hemisphere. North America, Europe, […]
Jabuticaba (Brazilian Grape) I don’t have time to write an entire article right now, so for now this is just a placeholder. Still, you get to bask in the glory and weirdness that is the “Jabuticaba”. Good luck pronouncing that.
Purple Mangosteen Not to be confused with a Mango, the Mangosteen is a highly tropical fruit that can only be grown in equatorial regions such as South America, Tropical Africa, Southeast Asia, Hawaii and similar tropical islands. Growing them in South Florida is likely possible if you’re an extreme green thumb. According to some sources, […]
With such a unique flower, you would think it would be a pain to keep alive, but it’s not! Also, Passion Fruit is actually a thing. The Passion Flower is a tropical plant that is native to the equatorial regions of North and South America. Perhaps it’s second most noteworthy feature after the crazy looking […]