Wednesday, September 18, 2019

September 18, 2019

Location: Fort Pierce Inlet State Park

This is an American Beautyberry
But these aren't actually berries, they're "drupes"
Drupes contain several seeds in a hard endocarp
Regardless, birds like to eat the fruit.

Sources: UF | IFAS Gardening Solutions - Beautyberry

Photo and text © 2018 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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