Weeds: Give Them an Inch & They’ll Take Mile

A visit to the Sebastian Stormwater Park on 8/8/2020 was opportunity to see an unfortunate array of invasive pest plants, mega-weeds. ┬áSeeing the proverbial silver lining, Karen Schuster (Class of 2007) remarked that property could have "grown homes". This 163…

One of the World’s Worst Weeds

Cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica) is regarded as one of the world's worst weeds. Its inflorescence is fluffy (plumose) as pictured above. We encountered this pernicious plant at the Cypress Bend Community Preserve this spring in flower. Volunteer Ken Gonyo took note…