Avery Island Azaleas.
Iris in Avery Island's Jungle Gardens.
Avery Island Purple Iris.
Avery Island Bees love clover.
Morning shot of Bird City on Avery Island.
Practice shot of Robby's oak.
Move over! A Great Egret chases a Roseate Spoonbill off the high perch.
Cherokee Roses growing on Avery Island.
Cherokee Rose growing on Avery Island.
Yucca plant growing in Avery Island's Jungle Gardens.
Violet Wood Sorrell grows around the base of bamboo on Avery Island, adn all parts of this plant--the bulb, flowers and leaves--are edible according to Wikipedia. Garrie Landry kindly providided this beautiful plant identification.
Butterflies love thistle plants on Avery Island, and they have more wings than I realized.
Black-necked Stilt on Avery Island
Unusual spotted Alligator on Avery Island.
Wisteria growing on Avery Island.
Southern Live Oak shading a welcome bench on the walk back up from the Bird City lookout.
Resurrection Fern dressing up the limbs of beautiful Southern Live Oaks in Jungle Gardens after a spring rain.
Golden Bamboo framed by two Souther Live Oaks sporting Resurrection Fern in Avery Island's Jungle Gardens after a big rain.