Ralph O'Brien cutting into the part of the cabbage palm where the swamp cabbage resides - Tampa, Florida

Ralph O'Brien cutting into the part of the cabbage palm where the swamp cabbage resides - Tampa, Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/120880
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Title

  • Ralph O'Brien cutting into the part of the cabbage palm where the swamp cabbage resides - Tampa, Florida

Image Number

  • FS822000

Year

  • 1982

Date Note

  • Photographed in November 1982.

Series Title

General Note

  • Swamp cabbage is an old-time Florida cracker favorite vegetable obtained from the heart of the cabbage palm, which is the official state tree of Florida. The plant is known by such other names as palmetto palm, sabal palm, and swamp cabbage tree.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 slide - col.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject


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