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Convallaria majalis day by day

Why are tropical rainforests so diverse?

This title is shared with one paragraph of one of my favourite readings, perfect for friday late afternoon: The Encyclopedia of Biodiversity. I report here some of the concepts recalled in that paragraph by I.M. Turner since I found them definitely interesting.

Tropical rainforests are the most species rich terrestrial ecosystems especially in terms of vascular […]

Gold, silver & precious stones...

Plant kingdom has them all!!

Plants don't lie

Plants don’t lie…if they did there would be no reason to study them. If a plant grows spontaneously in a place, you instantly know a lot of things about that place: its present features and its history.  In  fact that place is surely suitable for the plant and the latter is fit to that environment.

You […]