I covered Copper Ladies' Tresses (Mesadenus lucayanus) in a previous post. As is often the case, I use this blog as a way to get some information and photographs out prior to setting up a formal profile on the Florida Native Orchids website. In this case, quite a bit of time has elapsed between the initial blog entry and the plant profile, as I put my focus on setting up other profiles and generally updating the website to fully utilize MySQL and PHP for the orchid gallery.
So, after a very long delay, here finally is the profile for Copper Ladies Tresses on the Florida Native Orchids site (click the thumbnail below to visit the profile):
Extreme shift (from one year to the next) - Last year we had a "very wet" dry season. This year is on track to be just the opposite: "very dry." History of dry season rainfall for the Big Cypress, 19...
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