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A bromeliad grows on a limb on an overgrown trail76 viewsWe set out on this side trail we were warned not to take because it led directly into a grove of deadly manchineel trees. As the brush grew thicker, we realized that we wouldn't know a manchineel if we walked right into it, but by then it would be too late. Thus, we aborted the quest for the deadly manchineels (the Spanish called them manzanillas de la muerta -- little apples of death).
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One of several types of cactus found along the Snake Bight trail73 views
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An old tree73 views
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More bromeliads, tillandsia, I believe72 views
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Coral Bean Plant74 views
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Gray Nicker72 viewsTook us a while to figure out what these spiky brown seed pods were. Jenny was FTI (first to identify).
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Feeding the Wildlife72 viewsWill I get a ticket in the mail saying I have to pay a $5000 fine for feeding an Atkins bar to the local wildlife?
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I pictate on the new boardwalk at Snake Bight79 views
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Snake Bight76 views
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The old boardwalk at Snake Bight75 views
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Jenny Poses at Snake Bight72 views
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My Stick -- I stuck it here and forgot it72 viewsAbout a quarter-mile away, we realized that it was back there. So, we went back and got it.
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