Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Plants of Malaysia


Hylocereus sp (Dragon fruit) is a cactus (Family Cactaceae). The The plant bear fruits with tiny black seeds scattered within the fleshy content. Flower bud arise from the stems. 

Sauropus androgynus (Family Euphorbiaceace) is locally known in Malaysia as asin-asin or cekur manis.  For further reading check at information at

Alpinia galanga.  Known in Malaysia as lengkuas. This plant belongs to the Family Zingiberaceae

Ixora (Family Rubiaceae) lining a cement path at R&R, North-South Highway Malaysia.

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