We saw a lot of flowers in the botanical garden as well as some hummingbirds (see Caribbean Birds). Snorkeling around Saint Lucia was nice. Here are some pictures from the botanical garden and the snorkeling.

Pictures of birds in the Caribbean and other nature pages are separate:

Birds in the Caribbean
Bird Page for the Caribbean
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All pictures are © Dr. Günther Eichhorn, unless otherwise noted.

Fauna and Flora

Tree Fern
Tree fern. (1176k)
Carica papaya
Papaya (Carica papaya, german: Papaya, french: Papayer). (1280k)
Alocasia macrorrhizos
Elephant Ear (Alocasia macrorrhizos, german: Riesenblättriges Pfeilblatt, french: Oreille d'éléphant). (1142k)
Theobroma cacao
Cacao Tree (Theobroma cacao, german: Kakaobaum, french: Cacaoyer). (1450k)
Fan Palm
Fan palm. (1124k)
Episcia cupreata
Flame Violet (Episcia cupreata). (914k)
Chrysothemis pulchella
Sunset Bells (Chrysothemis pulchella). (664k)
Heliconia sp.
Heliconia (Heliconia sp., german: Helikonien:Genus). (521k)
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet (Asystasia gangetica). (662k)
Senna alata
Candelabra Bush (Senna alata, french: Dartrier). (647k)
Clerodendrum quadriloculare
Starburst Bush (Clerodendrum quadriloculare). (797k)
Caesalpinia pulcherrima
Peacock Flower (Caesalpinia pulcherrima, german: Pfauenstrauch, french: Fleur de paon). (668k)
Pachystachys coccinea
Cardinals Guard (Pachystachys coccinea, french: Carmantine rouge). (591k)
Ixora finlaysoniana
Ixora finlaysoniana (Ixora finlaysoniana). (543k)
Acalypha hispida
Red Hot Cat's Tail (Acalypha hispida, german: Katzen­schwänzchen, french: Queue de chat). (817k)
Euphorbia pulcherrima
Poinsettia (Euphorbia pulcherrima, german: Weihnachtsstern, french: Poinsettia). (737k)
Orthosiphon aristatus
Cat's Whiskers (Orthosiphon aristatus, german: Katzenbart, french: Moustaches de chat). (542k)
Begonia obliqua
Begonia (Begonia obliqua, french: Bégonia). (625k)
Ixora coccinea
Jungle Flame (Ixora coccinea, german: Malteserkreuz­blume). (646k)
Spathiphyllum wallisii
Peace Lily (Spathiphyllum wallisii, french: Lis de la paix). (468k)
Solandra maxima
Golden Chalice Vine (Solandra maxima). (655k)
Strongylodon macrobotrys
Jade Vine (Strongylodon macrobotrys, french: Liane de jade). (844k)
Pachystachys lutea
Golden Shrimp Plant (Pachystachys lutea). (503k)
Strelitzia reginae
Bird-of-Paradise Flower (Strelitzia reginae, german: Paradiesvogel­blume, french: Oiseau de paradis). (574k)
Alpinia purpurata
White morph of Red Ginger (Alpinia purpurata, french: Gingembre d'ornement rouge). (561k)
Alpinia purpurata
Red Ginger (Alpinia purpurata, french: Gingembre d'ornement rouge). (685k)
Alpinia purpurata
Red Ginger (Alpinia purpurata, french: Gingembre d'ornement rouge). (656k)
Etlingera elatior
Torch Ginger (Etlingera elatior, german: Fackel-Ingwer, french: Rose de porcelaine). (530k)
Heliconia sp.
Crab Heliconia (Heliconia sp., german: Helikonien:Genus). (611k)
Heliconia sp.
Heliconia (Heliconia sp., german: Helikonien:Genus). (715k)
Heliconia sp.
Heliconia (Heliconia sp., german: Helikonien:Genus). (637k)
Heliconia chartacea
Sexy Pink (Heliconia chartacea). (985k)
Grapsus grapsus
Sally Lightfoot Crabs (Grapsus grapsus, german: Rote Klippenkrabbe, french: Crabe rouge des Galápagos). (740k)

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