Archive for 'Xanthorrhoeaceae'

Kalanchoe farinacea

Aloe perryi

It’s amazing how localized the rain and climate is on this island, and when it comes to this species I was about to give up, as all were long past blooming season, and none had any sign of stalks. Except this one on my way to the dragon blood tree forest. It had flowers and […]

Aloe perryi

Aloe perryi

A very healthy and vibrant group of aloe perryi, a sign of excellent conditions here. Most other specimens I encountered were well past blossom, and also did not have any seeds. Here I found both vibrant inflorescences and these mature seed pods. Endemic.

Aloe perryi

Aloe perryi

It’s amazing how localized the rain and climate is on this island, and when it comes to this species I was about to give up, as all were long past blooming season, and none had any sign of stalks. Except this one on my way to the dragon blood tree forest. Another gift! Endemic.