Views: 189, Replies: 0 » Jump to the end
Name: Glen Ingram
Macleay Is, Qld, Australia (Zone 12a)
Kaspar, the cat that loved you
Region: Australia Annuals Canning and food preservation Herbs Tropicals Foliage Fan
Plays in the sandbox Cactus and Succulents Garden Photography Hybridizer Composter Sedums
Feb 21, 2014 7:58 AM CST
This Australian native offers accommodation inside its bulbous leaves for ants. In return, the plant gets benefits from the ants' waste products and a degree of aggressive protection by them. This is an example of myrmecophily.
Have you seen a Pygmy Hippopotamus?
[Last edited by Gleni - Feb 21, 2014 9:15 AM (+)]
Give a thumbs up | Quote | Post #559198 (1)

« Homepage
« Back to the top
« Forums List
« Photo of Rattle Sculls (Dischidia major)
« Plant Photos Forum
You must first create a username and login before you can reply to this thread.

Today's site banner is by Paul2032 and is called "Coreopsis"