here. Go to the link and click on Chapter 3.
Following Mr Darwin's theory of planetary evolution, Venus is a young planet at roughly the same stage as Earth during the Age of Terrible Lizards.
Here, a newt rider flees through the swamps from where the sun threatens to break through the thick Venusian clouds.
That's not a real flower, incidentally, as true flowering plants have not yet evolved on Venus but one of Venus' carnivorous pseudoflowers.