Out of the ordinary
As the name suggests, the heart-leaved pelargonium has velvety, heart-shaped leaves scented of apple.
Sturt's desert pea has striking, blood-red flowers with bulbous black centres, and is the South Australian floral emblem.
Restricted to the island of Mauritius, Roussea simplex is a critically endangered shrub or liana that is pollinated by a gecko.
The yellow rattle may look pretty and innocent - but it is a vampire at heart.
A rare, parasitic, rootless and leafless plant, Rafflesia arnoldii has the largest known flower in the world.
This rare rainforest giant was recently discovered in Cameroon.
A prominent species of the coastal plains and adjacent forests of south-west Western Australia, the tall, thin flowering spikes of Xanthorrhoea preissii emerge from a crown of grass-like leaves on a sturdy...
The fungus Russula meleagris is always found in a mutually beneficial association with a tropical legume tree species, Gilbertiodendron dewevrei, and has a smell that has been described as...