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Photos of flora in Madagascar [updated 2013-02-13]


Chameleons of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Herps of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Lemurs of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Madagascar - 18-month calendar

Madagascar Calendar - 12-month calendar

Madagascar Calendar II - 12 months by mongabay

Wildlife of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Budget Calendars

Ferns emerging from charred earth

Yellow flower

Opening a fig fruit to reveal wasp pollinators

Rosy periwinkle (Catharanthus roseus), the source of vinblastine and vincristine, compounds used to treat Hodgkin's disease

Bamboo in Madagascar

Purple and white flower of the Cynorkis ridleyi orchid

Birdnest ferns

Giant bamboo

Vanilla orchid flower

Baobabs around Antsiranana Bay


Adansonia za Baobabs

Tree with red buds and yellow flowers growing in the tsingy of northwestern Madagascar

slender baobab (Kirindy)

Ferns illuminated in the late afternoon sun

Cyclone flowers

Alluaudia procera

Orange Bracket fungus in Madagascar

Rosy periwinkle; used for Hodgkins lymphoma and childhood leukemia (Isalo)

Pandanus tree

Didiereaceae (Berenty)

Fruit chewed by aye-aye lemur (Nosy Mangabe)

Flowering plant in Masoala NP (Masoala NP)

Bamboo in Madagascar

Adansonia za Baobabs

Pink flowers and bee (Nosy Mangabe)


Orchid (Andasibe)

Yellow flowers

Fallen limb of a giant strangler fig tree

Red flowers

Tree fern in Madagascar


Baobabs (Morondava)

Andringitra vegetation

Red and orange flowers

Green-capped Coua (Coua olivaceiceps)

Fire-resistant Bismarck Palms (Bismarckia nobilis) near Isalo

Baobab trees on the shore of Diego Suarez Bay

White flowers emerging from a burned grassland in Madagascar

Andringitra plant

Jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus)

Bismarck Palm (Bismarckia nobilis) at sunset

Madagascar lace plant (Manambolo)

Camp site between Pic Boby and Mororano

Orange flower found at the Petite tsingy (Tsingy de Bemaraha)

Madagascar lace plant flower (Manambolo)

Travelers palm (Ravenala madagascariensis) (Andasibe)

Madagascar Screw Pine (Pandanus utilis) fruit

Alluaudia montagnacii

Fungi growing up the drink of a tree

Baobabs near pond (Morondava)

Intertwined baobab trees (Morondava)

Adansonia za Baobabs

Andringitra vegetation

Yellow flowering tree in the tsingy near Lac Vert


Green fungi

Baobabs (Morondava)

Fern illuminated by sunlight

Orchid near Ranomafana (Ranomafana N.P.)

Red flower growing between tsingy near Lac Vert

Red flowers on a vine


Heart-shaped lichen


Purple and white flower of the Cynorkis ridleyi orchid

Commiphora apprevalii, known as the vazaha tree for its peeling bark

Brown fungi in Masoala NP (Masoala NP)

Pink cyclone flower

Yellow flower


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