Spanish Moss

It grows on air, or so it seems.  It can be pulled from one tree and tossed into another without missing a beat. Its ability to ‘drink’ air and its ethereal hair-like qualities make Spanish Moss a mysterious bio-gadget. Beautiful, and sometimes spooky, it is quintessentially ‘southern’ in the landscape. The Choctaw people call it “Ponchatoula” which means “hanging hair”.  This is how the city … Continue reading Spanish Moss