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Rusty Lyonia

Lyonia ferruginea


It is a native FL shrub or tree. It is an evergreen. It has a rusty looking appearance (especially on the underside of the leaf) on most of the plant mixed w/ its green aspects. Its flowers have a fragrance.


This plant is growing in a pine flat woods area in sandy soil. It is unfortunately growing along side the steps of the Flatwood Shelter w/ human traffic a threat to it.

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Florida, USA

Spotted on Mar 13, 2015
Submitted on Mar 21, 2015

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