Tag Archives: plants

March 18, 2016

The Sneaky Life of the World’s Most Mysterious Plant

This is rather fascinating: apparently, the Boquila trifoliolata vine is capable of mimicking the leaves of other plants in its vicinity. Thus far, no one has been able to explain exactly how it achieves this feat.

February 12, 2014

I knew pineapples don’t grow on trees. What I did not know is that growing a pineapple, from planting the crown to fruiting, can take more than two years. Mindblowing.

(via the Good Job, Brain! podcast)

September 7, 2013