flora
orchids
baobabs
palms
succulents
fauna
 

flora of madagascar


madagascar is home to more than 10000 species of plants many of which are found nowhere else on earth. the level of endemism is such that as many as twelve whole families of plants are known only in the island. still many species of plants are undiscovered and undescribed in madagascar as many are under the risk of disapearance without being known to human being and science.

amongst the most striking species of plant in madagascar are the orchids, the baobabs, the palms and the succulents.
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