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Help Save This Rare California Wildflower PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, flowers )

- 714 days ago -
The Lassics lupine is a rare alpine flower found in only two spots in the Six Rivers National Forest in Northern California. In late summer its pink petals stand in sharp contrast to the barren slopes where it grows. But sadly this could be the flower's
The Rarest Flowers in the World
Environment  (tags: conservation, Flowers, forests, habitat, nature, protection, world )

- 1359 days ago -
Flowers are one of nature's greatest gifts to the world, with different varieties displaying a huge range of colors, shapes and scents for us all to enjoy. But there are some extraordinary flowers that are much more rarely found than others...
38 Hawaii Plants, Snails Gain Federal Protection
Environment  (tags: endangered, plants, mollusks, Hawaii, flowers, snails, protection )

- 2181 days ago -
The center and other environmental groups are urging the federal agency to finalize a proposal designating critical habitat for 135 species on the same islands where the 38 newly protected species are found.
The Beauty of Pollination (Video)
Environment  (tags: Wings of Life, humming birds, bees, butterflies, bats, flowers, nature, pollination, video )

- 2597 days ago -
In this breathtaking clip from Louie Schwartzberg's film Wings of Life, we see the exquisite dance between hummingbirds, bees, butterflies, bats, and flowers that is pollination.
Loss of Wildflowers in Countryside
Environment  (tags: flora, biodiversity loss, biodiversity, flowers, environment, ecosystems, protection, nature, conservation, animals )

- 3128 days ago -
Butterflies and bees are declining because of the loss of wild flowers in the countryside, according to a major Government report.
More Than Half of All Flowering Plant Names to Be Scrapped
Environment  (tags: science, biology, flowers )

- 3164 days ago -
Botanists had long believed the accepted number of flowering plant species to be an overestimate, but few are likely to have guessed the scale of the miscalculation. New research suggests that at least 600,000 flowering plant names ...
Raindrops Drive Flower Evolution
Environment  (tags: environment, rain, flowers, habitat, nature, protection )

- 3575 days ago -
The humble raindrop may have played an important role in the evolution of flowers, scientists in China have discovered.
Toxic Plants in Your Garden
Environment  (tags: flowers )

- 3849 days ago -
Gardeners plant mums to keep rabbits away. Guess what? The flower heads are somewhat toxic to humans too. But not terribly. Touching them can make you itch and puff up a bit...

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