Pictures of Plants Seen in Florida – Includes SeaGrapes, Mangrove Trees and Palm Trees.
This is our section on the trees and lakes in Florida. The different kinds of palm trees, lakes and plants you can find in Florida.
While seeing ripe oranges on the trees in November and December can be exciting to both visitors and residents, the green oranges are fun to see up-close as well. Stopping by an orange tree in the summertime is a great way to see nature at work in Florida. Most people have seen ready to eat oranges, but the green ones are a rare sight. This is because the green oranges are not ready to be picked, so the only place you can see them are on the trees in …
This is a ‘low-to-the-ground’ palm tree plant. Not really considered a ‘tree’, but a common palm plant seen in florida.
This is a close-up of the center of the Sago Palm
This is our photo gallery of Florida seashells. All of these seashell photos have been taken from the beaches in Florida.
Beaches where these shell photos were taken: Indian Rocks Beach (Tampa Bay), Pass-a-Grille Beach (Tampa Bay) , Barefoot Beach (Naples), Redington Beach (Tampa Bay).
Shells on the Beach in Florida
This is the Beautyberry plant. Photo was taken at the Black Island Trail in Ft. Myers Florida.
Scientific name: Callicarpa american. This plant can also be seen all over Florida and other Southern states such as Texas, Tennessee, Georgia, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Alabama, South Carolina, and Virginia.
This photo was taken at Black Island Trail in Ft. Myers Florida. These are common in the Southernmost state such as Florida. The plant is unable to survive frost, and is usually found near the beach. The fruit from these trees can be eaten or made into jam.*
These are commonly grown on the East Coast of the US near the ocean. The sea oats seen here were photographed at Lovers Key in Ft. Myers, Florida. These are a protected plant and in Florida fines are issued if you disturb the sea oat plants. Since these plants thrive in the loose soil they are often used to stabilize against beach erosion.
The Seaoats may look like wheat.
This is the Sea Oxeye plant as photographed in Weedon Island Preserve in St. Petersburg, Florida
These are photos of the Black Mangroves as seen at Weedon Island Preserves in St. Petersburg, Florida.
The Black Mangrove Roots pointing upwards
Photos of the Necklace Pod plant – Photos taken from the Weedon Island Preserves in St. Petersburg, Florida
This is a Florida Holly Tree – photo taken at the Walshingham Park in Seminole, Florida.
This is also called a Christmas Berry Tree, and the Brazilian Pepper Plant. This plant/tree can withstand a lack of water and requires lots of sunlight.
If you look on the Wikipedia page for Brazilian Pepper Plant you can find out about the invasive nature of this plant.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schinus_terebinthifolius – more information about the Florida Holly Tree and its different names.
Picture of a Florida Holly Tree