Species

Plant

Giant Milkweed

It is a large shrub and has clusters of waxy flowers that are either white or lavender in colour. Each flower consists of five pointed petals and a small "crown" rising from the center which holds ...

Plant

Poison Bulb

Poison Bulb (Crinum asiaticum) is a plant species widely planted in many warmer regions as an ornamental. It is a bulb-forming perennial producing an umbel of large, showy flowers that are...

Plant

Umbrella tree

Umbrella Tree (Schefflera actinophylla) is an evergreen tree growing to 15 m (49 ft) tall. It has palmately compound medium green leaves in groups of seven leaflets. It is usually multi-trunked, an...

Plant

Sugarcane

Saccharum officinarum, a perennial plant, grows in clumps consisting of a number of strong unbranched stems. A network of rhizomes forms under the soil which sends up secondary shoots near the pare...

Plant

Watermelon

Watermelon is grown in tropical and subtropical areas worldwide for its large edible fruit, also known as a watermelon, which is a special kind of berry with a hard rind and no internal division, b...

Plant

yellow trumpetbush

Yellow trumpetbush is an attractive plant that is cultivated as an ornamental. It has sharply toothed, pinnate green leaves and bears large, showy, bright golden yellow trumpet-shaped flowers. It i...

Plant

Norfolk Island pine

It is a slow growing tree, reaching a height of 50m–65 m, with straight vertical trunks and symmetrical branches, even in the face of incessant onshore winds that can contort most other speci...

Plant

Jamaica cherry

A small tree of 3-12m in height, which has fan-like branches and is droopy, thus resulting in it’s tiered tree form. Leaves are evergreen of about 4-14cm long and 1-4cm wide. Leaves are simpl...

Bird

White Tern

The white tern (Gygis alba) is a small seabird found across the tropical oceans of the world. The White Tern (Gygis alba) is perhaps the most elegant and delicate seabird,The small eyes surro...

Plant

Grey nicker

Grey nicker (Guilandina bonduc) is a species of flowering plant in the senna tribe, Caesalpinieae, that has a pantropical distribution. It is a liana that reaches a length of 6 m (20 ft) a...

Plant

Red Hot Cat's Tail

Red-hot cat's tail(Acalypha hispida) can grow to be 5–12 feet (1.5–3.7 m) tall, and have a spread of 3–6 feet (0.91–1.83 m), with potted plants being the smallest i...

Plant

Hairy beggarticks

Bidens pilosa is an annual forb of gracile habit, growing up to 1.8 meters tall. It grows aggressively on disturbed land and often becomes weedy. The leaves are oppositely arranged and pinnate in f...

Plant

Common globe amaranth

Plant Morphology : Growth Form: Herbaceous annuals that grows to 20–60 cm tall and 0.15–0.3 cm wide. Foliage: Leaves are opposite, oblong to oblong-obovate (2–13 cm long, 0.5&ndas...

Arthropods

Squat anemone shrimp

Thor amboinensis is a small shrimp growing to a length of about 13 millimetres (0.5 in). It is an olive brown colour with symmetrically placed white patches edged with thin blue lines. It character...

Arthropods

Small-dot anemone crab

The Porcelain Anemone Crab,Neopetrolisthes maculatus is also known as the Spotted porcelain crab. They are decapod crustaceans in the Porcellanidae family. Although they resemble true crabs t...