The different variety of flowers on earth makes it almost impossible to know them all by name, smell or form. Some flowers are not very well known or yet to be discovered, and sometimes they even take the strange form of an animal, an object or even a human face. Here, without the use of photoshop tricks are 16 breathtaking plants whose form you will surely recognise…
1/ Hookers lips
Psychotria Elata, often referred to as Hookers lips, is from a flowering tree found in the tropical forests of South America. Pucker up!
2/ Parrot flower
Discovered by the English botanist Joseph Hooker, this incredible flower Impatiens Psittacina or “Parrot Flower”. It is called parrot flower due to its resemblance to a colouful bird.
3/ The Antirrhinum
This incredible plant grows flowers that look like human skulls, which is why it is also called by the name of Dragon’s skull; You can find these eery flowers in the American Rockies, Northern Africa and in parts of Europe.
4/ Bleeding Heart
This pretty flower, really does resemble a bleeding heart. Officially called Lamprocapnos this pretty flower, with petals in a pink heart shape could be a perfect bloom for valentines day!
5/ Ballerina Orchid
This pretty dancer is actually an orchid from the Caladenia family which grow in Australia.