Igualmente, los sistemas precisos de remocion/deposito de polen, como los descritos para las especies de Mandevilla, que depositan cumulos de polen a una altura fija de la proboscide (More et al., 2007), Habenaria gourlieana, que adhiere los polinarios a los ojos de los esfingidos (Singer & Cocucci, 1997), y Caesalpinia gilliesii, que deposita el polen sobre la region ventral de las alas (More et al., 2006), evitan la perdida de polen y hacen mas eficiente el proceso de polinizacion (Fig.
Specialized use of pollen vectors by Caesalpinia gilliesii, a legume species with brush-type flowers.
The startling yellow flowers of the Caesalpinia gilliesii
(below) from tropical America, with the long quivering bright red stamens is also something to look forward to and if the dying flowers are removed, then later on another flush of flowers will delight.
Para Caesalpinia gilliesii
: "Mal de ojo", "Lagana de perro", "Algarrobilla", "Flor de San Esteban".
The flowers of the Caesalpinia gilliesii
tree with its interesting yellow flowers and long red stamens are Cypriot favourites and grow well.
The startling yellow flowers on the Caesalpinia gilliesii
from tropical America, with the long quivering bright red stamens is also something to look forward to and if the dying flowers are removed, then another flush of flowers will delight later on.
Some have hard pods to protect them like Caesalpinia gilliesii
, bauhinias and albizia which, as they dry rattle in the wind and eventually pop open scattering their seeds over a wide area.
Hibiscus in many colours; bougainvillea tumbling down and over supports; plumbago, earning its common name of 'sky flower', with its startling blue flowers; Caesalpinia gilliesii
, whose red stamens toss in the summer breezes; duranta's lovely blue flowers turning to strings of orange beads in the sunlight and of course cacti and succulents, although some of them are looking rather parched after all the summer heat.