Poisonwood

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Poisonwood is a flowering tree in the cashew family, abundant throughout Big Pine Key. If the sap of the tree touches you, it has a similar effect as poison oak, causing red blistering welts. Beware! It’s a good idea to wear long sleeves when out in the Florida bush.

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An anole, gourmet food for long-beaked predators.

 

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