A tree, they say, is no more valuable than a seed. Both are just different stages in the development of a plant. The life cycle of any living thing is a fascinating process. You must have certainly read about the four stages in the life of a butterfly – from an egg to an adult butterfly. As captivating as that process is, there are various living things in the world that transform through different stages of their growth in the most intriguing ways.
Take a look at the life cycles of different living things in the pictures below. These include amazing transformations of plants, fruits, vegetables, and even insects.
1. The life cycle of a strawberry.
2. The blueberry life cycle.
3. These are the stages involved in the life cycle of a tree leaf.
4. The life cycle of a bleeding-heart flower.
5. Aubergine plants organized by their growth stage.
6. A lemon's lifecycle.
7. All three stages in a ladybug's life cycle on a single leaf.
8. The life cycle of cotton.
9. Malabar plums arranged according to their different growth stages.
10. A salmonberry's life cycle.
11. A chili’s life cycle.
12. The life cycle of a blackberry.
13. The different stages in the growth of coffee.
14. Another look at the life cycle of coffee beans.