are a lot of endangered
plants in the rainforest.
make up a family with a huge number of species, many are also
endangered and have become extinct.
This is mainly because habitat
destruction and collectors and smugglers.
- the largest flower in the world, is also one of the world's most
endangered and rarest plants. It is a stemless, leafless and rootless
parasite that depends on Tetrastigma vine.
At least one of the world's 15
types of durians
is endangered. Durian trees grow large fruits, infamous for their
smell, which some people find so bad that the fuits have been banned
from public transport in many countries in south-east Asia.
which often grow in coastal tropical rainforests, are threatened in
many places in the world. It's tempting to replace the muddy and smelly
mangrove beaches with attractive sandy beaches, and that's what has
been happening in many places.
is a climbing
plant that grows in Australian tropical rainforests and is endangered. Triunia robusta is
one of Australian tropical
rainforest plants that is endangered.
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