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A bromeliad grows on a limb on an overgrown trail64 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 trail61 views
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An old tree61 views
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More bromeliads, tillandsia, I believe59 views
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Coral Bean Plant62 views
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Gray Nicker60 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 Wildlife60 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 Bight67 views
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Snake Bight64 views
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The old boardwalk at Snake Bight63 views
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Jenny Poses at Snake Bight60 views
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My Stick -- I stuck it here and forgot it60 viewsAbout a quarter-mile away, we realized that it was back there. So, we went back and got it.
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