Physical Description A common ornamental tree native to many South and Central

Physical description a common ornamental tree native

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Physical Description: A common ornamental tree native to many South and Central American countries as well as Southern Florida. It’s commonly used as decorative trees but they do grow in the wild out here.With what habitat is it typically associated? Pine Rocklands Mangrove Sawgrass Prairie Hardwood Hammock More than One of the Above If Invasive, which of the following characteristics allowed it to become invasive? Intentional introduction Efficient reproduction Tolerance of a wide range of conditions Few or no natural enemies in the new ecosystem Ability to out-compete Able to colonize disturbed areas _____________________________________________________________________________________ 3
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Biological Pollution Lab Worksheet Species: CABBAGE PALM NATIVE or INVASIVE Physical description:_ Also known as Sabal Palm, this tree is common in South Florida and is known for its spiky top. It’s known to be able to withstand various types of environments and weather. With what habitat is it typically associated? Pine Rocklands Mangrove Sawgrass Prairie Hardwood Hammock More than One of the Above If Invasive, which of the following characteristics allowed it to become invasive? _____________________________________________________________________________________CASTOR BEANNATIVE or INVASIVE Physical description: It’s the source of castor oil, has a lot of variations but the most common is the glossy green leaves. The castor bean plant is not technically a bean but just long stalks with a seed. With what habitat is it typically associated? _____________________________________________________________________________________ 4
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Biological Pollution Lab Worksheet Species: If Invasive, which of the following characteristics allowed it to become invasive?
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