Spanish Moss

A bromeliad.
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Brightly-colored bromeliads in all shapes and sizes and are popular container plants for indoors and outdoors on porches or shady patios. Spanish moss and pineapple are bromeliads too.

Rowing between some Spanish moss in a Louisiana bayou.
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The picturesque staple of the Louisiana landscape gets everything it needs from light, rainwater, and air.