Vegetable Seeds Description: Heirloom Vegetable seeds. Over
300 varieties of tomatoes, peppers, squash, eggplant, pumkins, onions,
leeks, rhubarb, beets, radishes and more!
ID page. Aroids are the common name for members of the Araceae
family of plants, sometimes known as the Philodendron or Arum family.
The combination of spathe and spadix known as the inflorescence, and
sometimes referred to as a "flower", is a distinguishing feature of
Photo Index This site is confusing due to the use of frames,
but worth looking at. Sponsored by the Florida Council of Bromeliad
Societies, there are many photos of Bromeliads, one of the most prominant
flowering species in the Costa Maya jungles.
This gardening site is based on gardens located in Florida, but there
are plenty of good pictures and tips on growing and caring for tropical
plants, many of which are found natively in Mexico. The site also
includes pictures of many types of palms, vines and less common plants.
Included is a "Virtual
Herbarium" which allows you to look up by name over 30,000
of Vascular Plants in the Neutropical Flora Catalog.
This site is useful when you know the latin name of a plant or plant
family. Following the links in many cases provides some very detailed
images that help identify the species. This discusses families of
Tropical plants, not just those in Mexico, but the geographical areas
that the species are noted.
of Dry Tropical Habitat: Interesting site that has quite a
few tropical plants that grow in dry areas of Mexico. Lots of pictures
information on tropical palms, growing and nurturing them
plants in and around Mayan Beach Garden
Plants of the Costa Maya and Southern Quintana Roo