An island framed by casuarinas and beach, scenes framed by arches, plus an old favourite used in an earlier post, inspired by this week’s Photo Challenge: Frame
The Black Bat Plant (Tacca Chantrieri) is native to south-east Asia, and apparently grows wild in the Yunnan Province of China. It is said that it can be grown in tropical and sub-tropical Queensland, but to an evolving scientist, it epitomises rare. This one, seen in Palm Cove in 2015, was not there when we went back to look for it in 2016! If it was there, it certainly was not flowering.
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