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Discussion in 'Plants and Biodiversity Stumpers' started by Silver surfer, Oct 13, 2007.
What is my name?
Something of Cucurbitaceae? Echinocystis?
The holdfast of a marine alga. Kelp?
No Tyrlych,not Cucurbitaceae,nor Echinocystis.
Way out glass brain,it doesn't grow in water.
Ok, OK. Then it MUST be a Mango with the veins plasticized for display. Mangoes only get in the water when I eat them in the bath (not my idea - it came from Rudyard Kipling)
Sorry, wrong again. I am not edible.
Parially decayed peach pit. If wrong, I will keep quiet, duly chastened.
Poppy seed capsule?
Not Romneya David.
Nice try glass brain.However as far as I know no one has found any part of me in the least bit edible.Don't give up!
Not a poppy seed Michael.However, the next generation are safe inside me.
Hmm... something from the iris family, perhaps?
Hi Daniel.Way out I'm afraid.I've a more robust frame work.
Sorry David ,not Corymbia ficifolia.You are looking for me on the wrong continent!
the aril around Nutmeg?
No Pierrot ,nothing to do with Nutmeg.
I contain more than one potential offspring.
Not a Magnolia pod,sorry hippofan.However some experts have claimed that I am distantly related to them.Can't see it myself!
tulip poplar seed head
It looks like Cerbera sp.
Sorry levilyla,it is definitely not Tulip poplar.