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I photographed this unusual tree in a park in Jacksonville, Florida. The orange things are ripe fruit, and the green ones are .....green fruit. What is this tree, and why is considered to be an undesirable, invasive species?

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This is one of Nancy's flowers which was supposed to be completely red. A genetic mutation has caused parts of the flower to be white instead. How common are genetic mutations?

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This is okra (YUM!) from my Mom's garden. Are you wearing a close relative of this delicious plant?

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This is one of my favorite flowers, because of its intricate structure. How many petals does it have?

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