Posted October 3, 2014 at 6:36 AM by Amanda Frentz
It’s raining in New Orleans City Park. Which typically means less people are out in the Park enjoying themselves.
But there’s a silver lining to every dark cloud.
The rain is loved by the trees that call the Park home. Directly after a rainstorm, not only do the trees look lush and full with bright green color but the fern, which lives on the trees, transforms.<...
Posted October 9, 2013 at 8:54 AM by Amanda Frentz
Spanish Moss and Resurrection Fern are often found growing on the oaks of New Orleans City Park. Both plants are epiphytic. Epiphytic plants absorb all nutrients from the air and do not harm the tree that supports them.