Gator Hook Trail, Jan. 27, 2008
Cypress are the dominant tree in much of Big Cypress. Small differences in elevation (inches!) can make the difference between a cypress-studded prairie and a swamp that is wet much or all of the year.
|Dwarf Cypress||Wet Cypress||Cypress Swamp|
Plants and Wildflowers
In south Florida, you can find plenty of wildflowers blooming in any month of the year, even January.
|Star-rush Whitetop||Toothpetal False Reinorchid (Mignonette)|
|Glades Lobelia||Pineland Twinflower||Potbelly Airplant|
|Georgia Satyr||Least Skipper|