Native Plant Communities
Synonyms: Cypress Dome
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Cypress dome (rear) with dwarf cypress in front, Big Cypress National Preserve, Collier County. Image by Shirley Denton
Trees with bromeliads in cypress dome in Big Cypress National Preserve. Photo by Shirley Denton.
Interior of cypress dome, Pasco County. Photo by Shirley Denton.