Saturday, May 20, 2006

The Philippines Flora

The country's flora includes well over 10,000 species of trees, bushes and ferns, most of which are endemic to the Philip­pines. In spite of uncontrolled tree-felling in the 1980s, the islands of the Philippines are still covered with around 10% tropical rain­forest, an impressive statistic for Asia. By a curious twist of fate, many forests -in Min­danao, Negros, Samar and Bohol owe their continued existence to the presence of in­surgent armies. As well as stands of mag­nificent giants and rare tree ferns, over 900 species of orchid contribute to the astound­ing variety of jungle flora.

Important cash crops include coconut palm, rice, corn and sugar cane, as well as many different kinds of tropical fruits in­cluding durians, rambutans and lanzones. One crop unique to the Philippines is the pili nut, which is used in confectionery, ice cream and even soap production. It's har­vested from May to October, mostly around Sorsogon in South Luzon. The pretty yel­low flowering narra is the national tree of the Philippines, but the unofficial national tree is surely the nipa palm, which lends its name and timber to the traditional nipa hut found in villages and many tourist resorts all over the country.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Alam mo Psychotic na obsessed?ganito lang yan..logic..kung talagang may NILOKONG TAO si ARTHUR ILAGAN dapat yung taong yun mismo nangugulo sakanya..pero hindi eh..ikaw at ikaw lagi ang gumagawa ng gulo..BALIW ka ba? at walang magawa sa buhay mo?ang dami mo pa MODUS OPERANDI na gumagamit ng ibat-ibang gimik at IDENTITY? mahiya ka nman sa KACHEAPAN mo..oa na at over na..masyadong effort wala ka namang mapapala kasi MAHAL NAMIN ang sinisiraan mo..ang buong relatives niya at mga frenz niya tulad nmin ay andirito lagi sakanya at handang ipagtanggol..kaya for sure sinusunog na KALULUWA mo ngayon sa IMPYERNO sa laht ng pinaggagawa mo sa sana nakakatulog ka pa ng MAHIMBING sa gabi..LOSER! tanga..bobo!

3:19 PM  
Blogger oakleyses said...

louis vuitton outlet stores, air max, cheap uggs, michael kors outlet, louis vuitton handbags, christian louboutin, gucci outlet, polo ralph lauren outlet, uggs outlet, louboutin, oakley sunglasses cheap, michael kors outlet, michael kors outlet online sale, jordan shoes, nike free, tiffany and co, longchamp outlet, louis vuitton, michael kors outlet, longchamp handbags, air max, tory burch outlet, prada outlet, longchamp handbags, michael kors outlet, kate spade outlet, louboutin shoes, louis vuitton outlet, cheap oakley sunglasses, ugg outlet, michael kors outlet, louis vuitton outlet, nike shoes, tiffany and co, replica watches, oakley sunglasses, chanel handbags, ray ban sunglasses, oakley sunglasses, oakley sunglasses, ray ban sunglasses, ugg boots clearance, prada handbags, louboutin outlet, rolex watches, ray ban sunglasses, polo ralph lauren, burberry outlet

11:48 AM  
Blogger oakleyses said...

polo lacoste, hollister, ray ban pas cher, longchamp, vanessa bruno, coach outlet store online, air jordan, coach outlet, nike roshe run pas cher, ray ban sunglasses, polo ralph lauren, true religion jeans, converse pas cher, air max, vans pas cher, sac guess, true religion jeans, nike free pas cher, nike tn, oakley pas cher, timberland, new balance pas cher, nike air max, nike blazer, nike free, coach purses, north face, true religion outlet, abercrombie and fitch, kate spade handbags, louboutin, hogan outlet, nike roshe, lululemon outlet online, air max, michael kors, ralph lauren, michael kors uk, sac hermes, mulberry, north face, sac longchamp pas cher, true religion outlet, replica handbags, michael kors pas cher, michael kors outlet, nike air force, hollister, sac burberry, air max pas cher

11:50 AM  
Blogger oakleyses said...

mcm handbags, mont blanc, insanity workout, iphone 6s plus cases, beats by dre, lululemon outlet, longchamp, iphone 6 plus cases, p90x, vans shoes, air max, valentino shoes, birkin bag, louboutin, ghd, reebok outlet, herve leger, s6 case, timberland boots, iphone cases, nike trainers, soccer jerseys, ferragamo shoes, babyliss pro, wedding dresses, north face outlet, soccer shoes, celine handbags, asics running shoes, ipad cases, hollister clothing store, ralph lauren, baseball bats, nfl jerseys, bottega veneta, abercrombie and fitch, north face jackets, jimmy choo outlet, giuseppe zanotti, iphone 5s cases, nike huaraches, iphone 6 cases, iphone 6s cases, instyler, oakley, mac cosmetics, new balance shoes, chi flat iron, nike roshe run, hollister

11:52 AM  
Blogger oakleyses said...

juicy couture, abercrombie, ugg, pandora jewelry, moncler, swarovski, vans, canada goose, louis vuitton, moncler, ugg, ugg, moncler, ray ban, karen millen, sac louis vuitton, moncler, barbour, rolex watches, gucci, air max, canada goose, sac lancel, links of london, toms shoes, hollister, thomas sabo, swarovski crystal, converse, canada goose, coach outlet store online, supra shoes, louis vuitton uk, sac louis vuitton, canada goose uk, moncler, canada goose, converse shoes, montre homme, marc jacobs, barbour, canada goose outlet, moncler, pandora charms, canada goose jackets, ugg boots, pandora jewelry, louis vuitton, juicy couture outlet, wedding dresses, ugg pas cher, pandora charms

11:53 AM  
Blogger huda noor said...

شركة كشف تسربات المياه بالطائف
شركة نقل عفش بالمجمعة
شركة مكافحة حشرات بجازان
كشف تسربات المياه بالخبر
شركة تخزين عفش بالرياض
شركة تنظيف سجاد و موكيت بالرياض

4:53 AM  

Post a Comment

<< Home