The blog of a systematic botanist of German origin, now working in Australia. It covers botany, phylogenetics, cladistics, science in general, freethought, and occasionally sillier issues.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Botany picture #168: Aphyllanthes monspeliensis
Aphyllanthes monspeliensis (Asparagaceae), France, 2014. One of the plants that are very characteristic of the area in south-western France where my in-laws are living. Apparently the species is phylogenetically very isolated in its plant family.