- has a max flow more than five times that of the Niagara
- is 50% higher
- is three times wider
- has 275 drops versus 3
- is 200,000 years old compared to 12,000
- is a UNESCO World Heritage Site--Niagara Falls not
- but is difficult to reach
It was on 26October2011 that I visited the falls and dropped off Pearl's ashes #24 right here:
Next week Wednesday, Machu Picchu.
Here is my theory. The orchid plants thought they were going to drown, so in desperation triggered a mechanism to survive by sprouting flowers. I recall experts telling me keep the bottom of these plants dry. Yes, of course, except when, after ten months or so, you want to scare them to bloom. I wonder if this is a trade secret.