5 BAT FLOWER (Cats Whiskers / Devil Flower) Tacca Chantrieri-- these stunning black bat shaped flowers reach 12 inches wide! The whiskers that hang down from them can grow to 28 inches long! They are a stunning tropical flower like no other!
David Latimer from Cranleigh, Surrey, with his bottle garden that was first planted 53 years ago and has not been watered since 1972 - yet continues to thrive in its sealed environment. The bottle garden has created its own miniature ecosystem.