The plant that changed our history.
Tracing the salak fruit’s journey from the heart of darkness to our tables.
Exploring parallels between the bird’s nest fern, a vascular epiphyte, and apartment-dwelling homo sapiens.
Kumquat. Kumquat. Kumquat. Kumquat.
Why don’t you have a picnic?
Do cities die?
A floral arrangement and a philosophy lesson.
As we’re coming to the end of mango season, the Tropicalist pays homage to Paul Gauguin, ill-fated chronicler of our indigenous bounty.
Rootless plants need water too.
Here’s a clever tweak on the ancient custom of eating off banana leaves.