Friday, February 1, 2013

Merremia umbellata cotyledons

Merremia umbellata cotyledons by Gerris2
Merremia umbellata cotyledons, a photo by Gerris2 on Flickr.

I am enjoying the deep green colored cotyledons of yellow-flowering Merremia umbellata. This species has been reported as being native to parts of Africa and is frequently found on islands in the Caribbean Sea.