- Welwitschia mirabilis is a weird desert plant native to Namibian desert. It is one of long living plant species in the world having lifespan of long 1500 years. Even though having lots of leafs on first look, it only have two leafs and those leafs used to grow continuously from a base stem.
- This desert plant can survive in most of harsh climates. Scientists estimated that Welwitschia mirabilis originally developed in Jurassic period. The unnatural root system of this plant have power to reach up to any underwater storage. The male and female cones of this desert plants produced within separate plants and also have slow growth rate.