Cypress Bend Community Preserve


Twenty-six people joined Dr. Richard Baker, Pelican Island Audubon Society (PIAS) President  for a walk on the Sebastian River sponsored by the Friends of the St. Sebastian River and the PIAS.


Handsome oaks (Quercus virginiana), saw palmetto (Serenoa repens), and cabbage palms (Sabal palmetto) graced much of the trail.


Silkgrass (Pityopsis graminifolia) bloomed in drier places.

Bushy bluestem (Andropogon glomeratus) – a sure sign of Fall – was in its glory …


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