Wild Florida Photo
Nature Photography by Paul Rebmann
Click on the thumbnail to open the full size photo.
Click any of the thumbnails above to view the full sized photo in a lightbox.
Once opened, click on the right or left side of the images to scroll through the other images above.
Threatened Florida species
An occasional medium-sized tree of hammocks and flatwoods south of Lake Okeechobee and up the east coast into Brevard County. Ranges through the Bahamas, the Greater Antilles and Central America from southern Mexico to Nicaragua. Also occurs in Hawaii as an exotic.
Growing up to 40 feet tall with a typical 20 foot spread, satinwood has attractive foliage. The evergreen leaves are entire, elliptic, glossy green above and copper colored underneath. A good landscape tree where temperatures are not likely to go below freezing.