A splash of color on the front lawn.
These coleus are growing wild all over.
A Samoan gardenia with an intoxicating scent.
Jasmine is an essential fragrance found in our soaps.
Received as gifts, and lavished with care.
Amaranth's tiny grains find their way into our favorite soups.
The delicious avocados were not in season when this picture was taken.
One of our favorite tropical fruits.
Chocolate, the essential ingredient of life.
Called Annatto or Achiote, this new world plant gives us a glowing red-orange color.
Stealing the limelight, as usual.