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Tropical rain forest

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Fun facts. Amazon Rainforest Facts for Kids. Facts on the Rainforest. Info_8116227_10-interesting-tropical-rainforest-biome. At least 80% of the developed world's diet originated in the tropical rainforest.


Its gifts to the world include fruits like avocados, coconuts, figs, oranges, lemons, grapefruit, bananas, guavas, pineapples, mangoes and tomatoes. It has also provided vegetables including corn, potatoes, winter squash and yams; spices like black pepper, cayenne, chocolate, cinnamon, cloves, ginger, sugar cane, tumeric, coffee and vanilla and nuts including Brazil nuts and cashews. Fun Rainforest Facts for Kids - Interesting Facts about Tropical & Temperate Rainforests. Sun filters through canopy. Misty, low lying moisture(fog) Rainforest Climate. Rivers. Ferns. About_6466579_rainforest-weather-_amp_-climate. Flowering plant. Tropical Rainforest Plants. Tropical rainforest plants grow in more obvious layers than temperate rainforest plants.

Tropical Rainforest Plants

Like in all tropical rainforests, there are the tall trees, vines and epiphytes, shorter trees and tree ferns, and orchids and other smaller plants on the forest floor. Some more famous examples are the bird of paradise flower, the giant lilys, and the carnivorous pitcher plants. Flowers. Red panda. Trees. Toucan. Baby gorilla. Tree frog. Green tree snake.