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  • Urera caracasana, bright orange fruits, Finca el Pilar, Antigua, Guatemala

    Urera caracasana, bright orange fruits, Finca el Pilar, Antigua, Guatemala

  • Peliosanthes sp. on deeply inclined earth bank with very long infructescence axes laying along soil surface, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes sp. on deeply inclined earth bank with very long infructescence axes laying along soil surface, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes sp. on deeply inclined earth bank with very long infructescence axes exposing the blue seeds on soil surface, outside the leaf rosette, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes sp. on deeply inclined earth bank with very long infructescence axes exposing the blue seeds on soil surface, outside the leaf rosette, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes sp. , two flowers axilled by a single bract developing seeds, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes sp. , two flowers axilled by a single bract developing seeds, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes sp. , many seeds developing from a single flower, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes sp. , many seeds developing from a single flower, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes sp. with very long infructescence axes, each bract axilling many flowers, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes sp. with very long infructescence axes, each bract axilling many flowers, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, bright blue seeds freely exposed in this Angiosperm turning back to Gymnospermous stage, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, bright blue seeds freely exposed in this Angiosperm turning back to Gymnospermous stage, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, flowers with tepals, corona, stamens, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, flowers with tepals, corona, stamens, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, inflorescence, front view, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, inflorescence, front view, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, inflorescence, lateral view, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, inflorescence, lateral view, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, three to five blue seeds emerging from each single fertilized flower, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, three to five blue seeds emerging from each single fertilized flower, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, bright blue seeds freely exposed out of the teared ovary, this Angiosperm turning back to Gymnospermous stage, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, bright blue seeds freely exposed out of the teared ovary, this Angiosperm turning back to Gymnospermous stage, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, seeds coated by blue sarcotesta, emerging from the early blocked growth of the ovary wall, an Angiosperm turning back to Gymnospermous stage, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, seeds coated by blue sarcotesta, emerging from the early blocked growth of the ovary wall, an Angiosperm turning back to Gymnospermous stage, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, three exposed seeds with blue sarcotesta arising from a single flower,  also reminiscent of apocarpy like in many Annonaceae, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, three exposed seeds with blue sarcotesta arising from a single flower, also reminiscent of apocarpy like in many Annonaceae, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, three seeds with blue sarcotesta, a turn back to gymnospermous stage, also reminiscent of apocarpy as in many Annonaceae, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, three seeds with blue sarcotesta, a turn back to gymnospermous stage, also reminiscent of apocarpy as in many Annonaceae, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

  • Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, seed coated by bright blue sarcotesta, reminiscent of a blue berry or drupe, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    Peliosanthes teta subsp. humilis, seed coated by bright blue sarcotesta, reminiscent of a blue berry or drupe, Macleod Is., Tanintharyi, Myanmar

  • Cyathodes glauca, berry close-up, Mount Wellington, Tasmania

    Cyathodes glauca, berry close-up, Mount Wellington, Tasmania

  • Medinilla scortechinii, cauliflorous flowering, bright orange axes, flowers and berries, Fraser's Hill, Malaysia

    Medinilla scortechinii, cauliflorous flowering, bright orange axes, flowers and berries, Fraser's Hill, Malaysia

  • Medinilla sp., red inflorescence axis, white flowers and purple berries, Rondon ridge, 2000 m asl, Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea

    Medinilla sp., red inflorescence axis, white flowers and purple berries, Rondon ridge, 2000 m asl, Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea

  • Medinilla speciosa, infructescence, Fraser's Hill, Malaysia

    Medinilla speciosa, infructescence, Fraser's Hill, Malaysia

  • Medinilla venusta, infructescence, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia

    Medinilla venusta, infructescence, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia

  • Medinilla erpetina, baccate bright red ripe fruits, Imbu Rano, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

    Medinilla erpetina, baccate bright red ripe fruits, Imbu Rano, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

  • Medinilla cf. mortonii, blue berries surrounded by white bracts, Imbu Rano, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

    Medinilla cf. mortonii, blue berries surrounded by white bracts, Imbu Rano, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

  • Medinilla cf. anisophylla, pinkish bracts surrounding maturing greenish white berries enclosed by concrescent calyx, Imbu Rano, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

    Medinilla cf. anisophylla, pinkish bracts surrounding maturing greenish white berries enclosed by concrescent calyx, Imbu Rano, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

  • Calathea ornata, ripe infructescence, Candelaria Lodge, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Calathea ornata, ripe infructescence, Candelaria Lodge, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Heliconia papuana, infructescence with bracts, decaying perianths and developing fruits, Madang, Papua New Guinea

    Heliconia papuana, infructescence with bracts, decaying perianths and developing fruits, Madang, Papua New Guinea

  • Heliconia papuana, infructescence with decaying perianths and developing fruits, Madang, Papua New Guinea

    Heliconia papuana, infructescence with decaying perianths and developing fruits, Madang, Papua New Guinea

  • Alpinia myriocratera, hanging banana like infructescence and banana like teared leaves, Kelimutu, Flores, Indonesia

    Alpinia myriocratera, hanging banana like infructescence and banana like teared leaves, Kelimutu, Flores, Indonesia

  • Alpinia monopleura, unusual apparently erratic sequence along flowering axis with almost open flowers at the top, then flower buds, mature fruits and young fruits downwards, Wara Barat, Palopo, South Sulawesi

    Alpinia monopleura, unusual apparently erratic sequence along flowering axis with almost open flowers at the top, then flower buds, mature fruits and young fruits downwards, Wara Barat, Palopo, South Sulawesi

  • Alpinia pulchra, branched flowering axes bearing side by side flower buds, flowers at anthesis and maturing fruits, Tenaru Falls, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands

    Alpinia pulchra, branched flowering axes bearing side by side flower buds, flowers at anthesis and maturing fruits, Tenaru Falls, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands

  • Pleuranthodium peekelii at forest edge with hanging bright orange infructescences, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

    Pleuranthodium peekelii at forest edge with hanging bright orange infructescences, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

  • Pleuranthodium peekelii, mature open bright orange capsule and black shiny seeds, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

    Pleuranthodium peekelii, mature open bright orange capsule and black shiny seeds, Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

  • Riedelia cf geluensis, orange flowers and carmine maturing fleshy capsular fruits, Rondon Ridge, 2000 m asl, Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea

    Riedelia cf geluensis, orange flowers and carmine maturing fleshy capsular fruits, Rondon Ridge, 2000 m asl, Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea

  • Riedelia cf geluensis, bright orange flowers and carmine maturing fleshy capsular fruits, Rondon Ridge, 2000 m asl, Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea

    Riedelia cf geluensis, bright orange flowers and carmine maturing fleshy capsular fruits, Rondon Ridge, 2000 m asl, Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea

  • Riedelia sp., red fleshy capsules opening to expose the seeds embedded in orange pulp, Rondon Ridge, 2000 m asl, Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea

    Riedelia sp., red fleshy capsules opening to expose the seeds embedded in orange pulp, Rondon Ridge, 2000 m asl, Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea

  • Riedelia sp., low epiphyte in fruit, Tari, 2000 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

    Riedelia sp., low epiphyte in fruit, Tari, 2000 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

  • Riedelia sp., black capsular fruit opening to reveal the seeds embedded in red pulp, Tari, 2000 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

    Riedelia sp., black capsular fruit opening to reveal the seeds embedded in red pulp, Tari, 2000 m asl, Hela, Papua New Guinea

  • Crinum natans, fruits maturing at the surface of the water, Kribi, Cameroun

    Crinum natans, fruits maturing at the surface of the water, Kribi, Cameroun

  • Crinum thaianum, big green seeds released from one of the brown capsular fruits, Kuraburi, Thailand

    Crinum thaianum, big green seeds released from one of the brown capsular fruits, Kuraburi, Thailand

  • Homonoia riparia in the Mekong river, fruiting defoliate branches during low water level, Jinghong city, Xishuangbanna, China

    Homonoia riparia in the Mekong river, fruiting defoliate branches during low water level, Jinghong city, Xishuangbanna, China

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