Rustic mull! The cereus flowers upon opening emit a very blissful heavenly fragrance that smells sweeter than the air, permeating very subtly into our nostrils.
Nature’s Trail (97) : O Brahma Kamal !
Nature is painted in vivid shades and there’s that which is barely considered a color yet defines peace and purity. The White Brahma Kamal flowers are enchanting despite their plain color. Above picture is of the semi opened stage of the flowers at 726pm. Sikiladi
Nature’s Trail (96) :Cereus Bud!
The divine bond between nature and man is a must observe. The cereus plant called by many as Brahma Kamal is considered very divine with an extremely short lived bloom of just a single night. The buds mature and grow bigger. Then they start opening into flowers around 7pm and by 9pm there is a … Continue reading Brahma Kamal
Nature’s Trail (95): Cereus/ Brahmakamal
Nature’s Trail(94): New Life
ब्रह्मकमल / Brahma Kamal
गर्भ धारण लिए तेरे पत्ते, आशा देते नए संसार की I कलियों के विकसित बोझ लिए , झूलतीं डालियों ने कई प्रण लिए........
Nature’s Trail (40) Cereus Buds
Night blooming floral tales Night blooming floral tales The bulbs bulge to full term Night blooming floral tales Cereus opens for a night It’s bloom sighting never fails Sikiladi
Brahma Kamal flowers in bloom.
Night-blooming cereus is the common name referring to a large number of flowering ceroid cacti that bloom at night. The flowers are short lived, and some of these species, such as Selenicereus grandiflorus, bloom only once a year, for a single night. Other names for one or more cacti with this habit are princess of the night, Honolulu queen (for Hylocereus undatus), Christ in the manger, dama de noche and queen of the night (which is also used for an unrelated plant species).