As the current view out my window is a study in black and white, without a single leaf in sight, I thought I’d warm myself up with some images of tropical leaves!
Hawaiian Ti plant with pink streaky leaf, Cuba.
Banana palm leaf — Vancouver in the summer.
Agave in Udaipur, India. Pineapple plant leaf, Dublin Botanical Garden.
This tropical-looking fern is also from the Dublin Botanical Garden in Ireland.
Back-lit ‘Peacock’ plant, Calathea makoyana, in Singapore Botanical Garden.
Striped leaf of the Calathea ornata plant in a Bangkok Wat, Thailand. Fishtail palm near Hanoi in Vietnam. Croton leaves in dark green and cerise, in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Split-leaf Philodendron in the Puerto Vallarta Botanical Garden, Mexico.
Macro of a dying Poinsettia leaf. More of Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Leaves.