(Also on Sb)
Glen Davidson says
1 February 2012 at 8:21 pm
If that’s a walking palm, why are there still strawberry runners?
Can’t answer that, can you, damned dirty evolutionist?
1 February 2012 at 8:26 pm
And, dammit, where is Carl Pilkington’s Mexican Jumping Bean?
1 February 2012 at 8:28 pm
Did anyone else think Day of the Triffords?
A. R says
1 February 2012 at 9:06 pm
Socratea exorrhiza, one of the more bizarre members of the Kingdon Plantae (and there are plenty of those).
Marie the Bookwyrm says
1 February 2012 at 9:07 pm
Since I’m currently re-reading LOTR, I have only one response. ENTS!!!!!
John-Henry Beck says
1 February 2012 at 9:32 pm
I got to see a few of those last year on a trip to Nicaragua. Lots of interesting stuff down there. Strangler Figs, for instance.
Cupcake Porn says
1 February 2012 at 9:41 pm
It’s almost like it forgot that it could grow roots from the base :)
1 February 2012 at 9:47 pm
Nah, it just decided that growing roots from the base was for suckahs. It’s like baggy pants — all the cool trees are into visible roots now.
1 February 2012 at 10:30 pm
Hey, cut out all the middle stuff and you have a frame for a teepee. Hollow out the trunk and you have a chimney. Very intelligently designed.
1 February 2012 at 11:05 pm
frankb: But can you stick in your mouth in a ridiculously Poe unconscious imitation of a sex act?
1 February 2012 at 11:16 pm
This is why you must keep the ents away from the triffids.
2 February 2012 at 12:49 am
Reminds me of the dude in that Ween video
chigau (違う) says
2 February 2012 at 1:13 am
Are there any Men In Black on your doorstep?
Don’t open the door!!!1!!
2 February 2012 at 6:53 am
Why not? With a daily helping of walk water.
2 February 2012 at 8:53 am
It’s like an ent-centipede. An entipede.
2 February 2012 at 9:39 am
A.R said,frankb: But can you stick in your mouth in a ridiculously Poe unconscious imitation of a sex act?
2 February 2012 at 5:20 pm
LOL @ “entipede”
It’s a dryad.
3 February 2012 at 3:38 pm
That looks like a much higher quality effects Triffid.