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ALLPE Medio Ambiente Blog Medioambiente.org : Diphylleia grayi, una flor que se convierte en cristal bajo la lluvia

ALLPE Medio Ambiente Blog Medioambiente.org : Diphylleia grayi, una flor que se convierte en cristal bajo la lluvia

Diphylleia grayi Common Name: Asian Umbrella Leaf Family: Berberidaceae (The Barberry Family)

Diphylleia grayi Common Name: Asian Umbrella Leaf Family: Berberidaceae (The Barberry Family)

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The Diphylleia Grayi is a wonderfully unique flower whose petals turn clear as glass when it’s splattered with raindrops. Commonly referred to as the skeleton flower, it hails from the moist wooded mountainsides in the colder regions of China and Japan. The flowers come out in late spring, with large, fuzzy green, umbrella-like foliage topped with small clusters of pretty white petals. And when it rains, they’re such a wonderful sight to behold.

The Diphylleia Grayi is a wonderfully unique flower whose petals turn clear as glass when it’s splattered with raindrops. Commonly referred to as the skeleton flower, it hails from the moist wooded mountainsides in the colder regions of China and Japan. The flowers come out in late spring, with large, fuzzy green, umbrella-like foliage topped with small clusters of pretty white petals. And when it rains, they’re such a wonderful sight to behold.

Diphylleia grayi the skeleton flower looks like living ice in the rain, turning transparent.  It is related to the mayapple.

Diphylleia grayi the skeleton flower looks like living ice in the rain, turning transparent. It is related to the mayapple.

The Diphylleia grayi is an extraordinary flower with white petals that turn beautifully transparent upon contact with water. During light rain showers, the delicate blooms transform into blossoms as clear as glass, fitting its common moniker "skeleton flower."

The Diphylleia grayi is an extraordinary flower with white petals that turn beautifully transparent upon contact with water. During light rain showers, the delicate blooms transform into blossoms as clear as glass, fitting its common moniker "skeleton flower."