This tree can be found in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. During the time of slavery in the South, slave ships were often unable to make it through the Outer Banks because of the treacherous landscapes.
Cypress tree (Taxodium distichum) on Lake Drummond in Great Dismal Swamp (David)
Fig. 18.104.22.168 Reconstructed growth habits of reproductively mature, selected Late Carboniferous coal-swamp plants. From left to right: a calamite tree; a scrambling cordaite; the tree fern Psaronius; the polycarpic lycopsid tree Diaphorodendron scleroticum; the seed fern Medullosa; the monocarpic lycopsid tree Synchysidendron resinosum; a mangrove cordaite tree. Maximum height is greater than 30 m. (Drawing by Mary Parrish.)
Carex siderosticha 'Banana Boat'
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