You can identify pictures of wild berries by focusing on the shape, color, amount of visible seeds, type of plant and appearance of the plant leaves. The appearance of the leaves is one of the most reliable ways to identify wild berries.
Pictures do not always show the precise shape or color, but most berry plants have very distinctive leaves. The U.S./Canadian border has the largest selection of wild berries, due to the amount of snow that falls in that area every year. The most popular berries are blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, cranberries and strawberries, which can all be found in most local grocery stores.Learn More
The underground stem of a fern is called a rhizome. The rhizome is a short, vertical stem located near the soil surface. It is hard to see due to its length, unlike other plants that have visible, aerial stems.Full Answer >
Some Philippine plants that have scientific names are rafflesia, orchid, zingiber and thelypterid. There are various species of these plants. Some species' scientific names are Hedychium philippinense, Chingia ferox, Rafflesia philippensis, and Phaius callosus.Full Answer >
Plants that live in cold climates include saxifrages, willows and ranunculus. Other types of plants that do well in cold climates are pinks and whitlow-grass.Full Answer >
The western sword fern (Polystichum munitum) thrives in the northwestern United States. The western sword fern grows up to 6 feet tall, although most specimens grow 3 feet tall and 8 feet wide as they spread out close to the ground. The most distinctive features of the western sword fern are fronds that uncurl themselves as the plant grows.Full Answer >