The Everglades is home to more than 750 kinds of seed-bearing plants including bromeliads, cacti, succulents, grasses and lichens, as well as different types of marine plants. Among the 164 plant species are 39 species o... More » Science Biology Botany

There are a great number of plants that are native to Florida, including sweet acacia, giant leather fern, Everglades palm, fringed bluestar, black mangrove and devil's walkingstick. Other native Florida plants include p... More »

The Big Cypress National Preserve contains over 729,000 acres of freshwater swamplands. Located in southern Florida, the Big Cypress National Preserve borders the Everglades National Park and is part of the Florida Natio... More » Geography
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