WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: PROCESSION FLOWER (Polygala incarnata)
If you look carefully (zoom in) you’ll see a tiny spider waiting for dinner.
Easily overlooked until the pretty pink head blooms. A member of the Milkwort Family.
Where does it grow in Florida?: http://www.florida.plantatlas.usf.edu/Plant.aspx?id=3418
Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://naeb.brit.org/uses/search/?string=polygala