|Flowerhead of C, purpureus|
I was walking along the sidewalk of a busy street in this smallish city (ok, it was Route 1, a state highway!), when I had to do a double take. Along a dead-end side street next to one of the many motels in that area was a long row of gigantic grasses!
|Long row of gigantic grasses|
|Young C. purpureus spreading across a recently fallow lot|
|C. purpureus in yellow, N. reynaudiana in red.|
|N. reynaudiana on the road to Everglades National Park|