Photo: Blue Iguana - Cyclura lewisi, Endangered Grand Cayman endemic,
named after biologist C. Bernard Lewis, Rhodes Scholar, who took a male and female to the British Museum of Natural History, 
collected during the 1938 Oxford University Biological Expedition to the Cayman Islands.
Photo: Ann Stafford, in the Colour Garden, Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park, Grand Cayman, Aug. 18, 2013
Photo: Shake Hand - Xylosma bahamense, SALICAEAE.
Dioecious Critically Endangered shrub/small tree.
Fruit on female plant, QE II Botanic Park woodland Trail.
Flora of the Cayman Islands, Proctor, 2012 p.319, Pl.21; Wild Trees p.84/212.
Range: Grand Cayman and northern Bahamas only.
Ann Stafford, Feb.13, 2010.
Photo: Spiny Confus'em, Greenheart Ebony - Rochefortia acanthophora, BORAGINACEAE.
Dioecious - male and female flowers on different plants - shrub/small tree.
Flora of the Cayman Islands, Proctor, 2012 p.570, Pl.55
Greater Antilles and Antigua. 
Grand Cayman, Ann Stafford, Sept.14, 2014
Photo: Woodland Trail to the Lake
small Shake Hand tree - Xylosma bahamense on left,
 by small Silver Thatch palm - Coccothrinax proctorii
Sept.14, 2013
Photo: Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park lake. 
Photo: Ann Stafford, Mar.7, 2009
Loading...
Ann Stafford
Public
Spiny Confus'em, Greenheart Ebony - Rochefortia acanthophora, BORAGINACEAE.
Dioecious - male and female flowers on different plants - shrub/small tree.
Flora of the Cayman Islands, Proctor, 2012 p.570, Pl.55
Greater Antilles and Antigua.
Grand Cayman, Ann Stafford, Sept.14, 2014
no plus ones