Just outside the hummock was a cabbage-palm, which, as I have said, abounds in Florida.
Here was also seen the cabbage-palm twenty feet high, imparting a marked tropical aspect to this cool region.
Several of my companions suffered by eating too much of the cabbage-palm.
Before long they saw in the distance the beautiful plume-like foliage of a cabbage-palm outlined against the sky.
The cabbage-palm were in great plenty when I first landed on the island, but, by continual cutting, they were almost destroyed.
Had there been no other motive than that to actuate the Jew, Chakra might have rotted under the shadow of the cabbage-palm.
A stew of the gopher and the terminal buds of the cabbage-palm is a favorite Florida dish.
Arthur recognized the cabbage-palm, the slender stem sixty feet in height, with the round tuft of edible leaves at the summit.
I remembered the cabbage-palm, and determined to climb the first tree of the kind we met with to obtain a cabbage.
There were palms and wild figs in abundance, and with cabbage-palm hearts as a substitute their meat diet was abandoned.