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CONSERVATORY AT THE HUNTINGTON LIBRARY

09 Sep

Here are some photos from the Huntington Library’s Conservatory. It’s divided into several sections, like rainforest, cloud rainforest, and bog.

a carnivorous plant

the glass dome

a fan palm

some sort of fish, maybe a plecostomus.

another pleco

some other sort of fish that’s pretty

this plant is just one leaf! it’s a 15-foot tall leaf that’s a compound leaf, divided into many leaflets. it’s an amorphophallus titanium, otherwise known as the stinky corpse flower.

a pretty water plant

 

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Posted by on September 9, 2012 in architecture, nature, photography

 

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