14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
Endemic plant on Mount Kilimanjaro.

This photos shows one of a couple of endemic plants on Mount Kilimanjaro. The locals call them "ever-lasting flower" since it only grows 1mm per year. Imagine, how old this rather big exemplar must be...

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Tanzania
Camera: iPhone 6
Copyright: © Ligaya Kaufmann