• Aperture: ƒ/9
  • Camera: NIKON D4
  • Taken: 3 February, 2015 09:53
  • Focal length: 210mm
  • ISO: 640
  • Shutter speed: 1/160 s

Less famous than the desert rose or bottle tree, but equally amazing with its oversized trunk compared to the tiny branches.

Dendrosicyos socotrana
The leaves can vary wildly on a tree. One branch had these extremely frizzy leaves resembling parsley shown above, while the rest of the tree had broad leaves.

Endemic.