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Monday, May 18, 2020

May 18, 2020

Location: Fellsmere, my house

This is a Scarlet Powder-Puff
It's non-native, but not considered a problem
It's used as an attractive, ornamental hedge
With its dark leaves and pink showy blossoms.

Sources: University of Florida IFAS Extenstion Calliandra haematocephala: Powderpuff

Photo and text © 2020 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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