A Dryad is a tree nymph, a female spirit of a tree, in Greek mythology. In Greek drys signifies "oak". Thus, dryads are specifically the nymphs of oak trees, though the term has come to be used for all tree nymphs in general. They were normally very shy, except around the goddess Artemis, who was known to be a friend to most nymphs.
Butterflies In The Amazon - This (along with so many innumerable reasons) is why the rain forests are so important. We are destroying so much of our world that we could lose things like this in our lifetime. That's too fast for the Earth to compensate.
Misty Forest by Enrico Fossati Misty ForestThe are few things that in my life leave me speechless, the forest during a misty morning is one of them. The poor light filtering through the branches is an unbelievable light green, the tones are muted and the roaring silence of the forest randomly interrupted by some birds is a blessing for the soul. When I was in the forest was like living a scene painted by the master John Howe that I thank you for the long-lasting inspiration…
Indian-pipe, one-flower Indian-pipe. Notice this plant has no chlorophyll (green pigment), this means that it cant photosynthesis by itself which means it is a parasitic flower that hacks into the roots of other plants to get its sugars.