Botany can be design ? Maybe to believe this beautiful book published by Ulmer editions where the graphic perfection of succulents is sublimated under the lens of photographer Thomas Balaÿ.
Succulent, that is, succulents from cacti to crassulaceae theses plants have developed fleshy parts to be able to store water and thus resist aridity all over the world.
Round belly their improbable shapes are displayed here in full page
The result is a beautiful family album gathering seventy-five portraits of vegetal legends by little glean secrets by Frédéric Pautz director of the Nancy Botanical Gardens if the biology of these pungent plants loses some of its mystery their great family comes out that more fascinating yet.