INDO-PACIFIC Tropical Seashore
plants

Plants of the seashores of the tropical Indian and tropical Pacific oceans...

Family Rubiaceae

Bikkia (Palau). The flowers of this genus are distinctive in their almost square-like shape created by the four triangular petals fitting together. These plants are usually found growing on limestone along tropical seashores. The 10 or so species occur on islands in the western tropical Pacific. 


Thinking of travelling again after everything settles down? One of the first expeditions I am booked to work on is the NZ sub-Antarctics with Silversea Expeditions. And here is a shortened version of one of my lectures in a warmer part of the world.