Pedagogy of the Plants

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Antigua Black Pineapple Farm

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Pineapple Farm in Saint Mary Parish, Antigua

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Ananas comosus

Written by Cameron Brooks

July 16, 2019 at 12:42 pm

Flamboyant Tree

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Delonix regia

Antigua locals call this tree “chuk chuk” due to the sound the seed pod makes when used as a rhythmic musical instrument.

Written by Cameron Brooks

July 16, 2019 at 12:30 pm

Buttonbush

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Cephalanthus occidentalis

Click here for buttonbush photos taken over 1,700 miles away from the one featured above.

Written by Cameron Brooks

July 16, 2019 at 12:13 pm

West Indian Fuzzy Chiton

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Acanthopleura granulata

The West Indian fuzzy chiton attaches itself to limestone cliffs throughout the Caribbean while munching on algae.

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Limestone Cliff in Dickenson Bay

Written by Cameron Brooks

July 16, 2019 at 11:51 am

Julie Mangoes

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Julie Mango Tree

 

Written by Cameron Brooks

July 20, 2014 at 11:24 am

Vintage Piano

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Inside the Dusty Piano 1

 

Inside the Dusty Piano 2

 

Written by Cameron Brooks

July 20, 2014 at 12:37 am

Rubber Tree, Ficus aurea

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Ficus aurea Jamaica 1

 

Ficus aurea Jamaica 3

 

Written by Cameron Brooks

July 19, 2014 at 11:58 pm