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Unformatted text preview: months). Rain in the winter is rare compared to that of the summer months. The Cabbage Palm Tree (also known as the Sabal Palm) is common in my area and can tolerate a wide variety of weather. The tolerance of this plant makes it ideal for my region because there are periods of extreme heat, drought, heavy rains, high winds, and sometimes freezing temperatures. This common regional plant can flourish in all of these conditions and is often used in landscaping throughout the state. Identify the characteristics of a plant and animal in your region. How do the characteristics relate to the amount of rain or sunlight in your region?...
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- Spring '09
- Environmental Science