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Pteris tripartita

Common Name(s): Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List No No No UF/IFAS Assessment of Non-Native Plants in Florida’s Natural Areas Giant brake fern (Pteris tripartita) is a large fern native to tropical Asia. This […]

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Rhodomyrtus tomentosa

Common Name(s): Origin: Tropical Asia1 Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List No Yes No CATEGORY I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of Invasive Plant Species UF-IFAS Assessment of Non-Native […]

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Liatris spicata

Common Name(s): Online image request form Blazing star is one of about 15 species of Liatris native to Florida. This species is occasionally found in sandhills and flatwoods nearly throughout the state (Wunderlin, 2003). It flowers from summer to fall. This species occurs in the entire eastern half of the U.S. and Canada (Kartesz, 1999). […]

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Ludwigia hexapetala

Common Name(s): Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List No No No CATEGORY I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of Invasive Plant Species See A Note on Florida’s Latest Waterprimrose, […]

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Lagarosiphon major

Common Name(s): Origin: Temperate and tropical Eurasia and Northern Africa1Introduction to Florida: 1940s (ornamental)2 Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List Yes No Yes LAGAROSIPHON MAJOR (Roxb.) (Ridley) MossAfrican elodea, oxygen weedHyrocharitaceae/frog’s bit Family pronounced: […]

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Hippuris vulgaris

Common Name(s): Online image request form Mare’s-tail is a perennial aquatic herb arising from a rhizome. Stems are unbranched and can be both emersed and submersed, or of one form only. The emersed form is erect above the water with a “bottle-brush” shape, tapering to a tip. The leaves are whorled, entire, 1-10 cm. long, […]

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Eugenia uniflora

Common Name(s): Origin: Brazil1Introduction to Florida: 1931 (agriculture)2 Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List No No No CATEGORY I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of Invasive Plant Species UF-IFAS […]

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Equisetum hyemale

Common Name(s): Online image request form Horsetails are easily recognized ancient plants, the only remaining ones of their kind from millions of years ago. They are fern-like in function but not fern-like in shape. They are consumed by all kind of widllife, including mammals. Two varieties of the Equisetum exist in Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). Horsetails […]

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Carex species

Common Name(s): Some species native to Florida *SEE BELOW* Online image request form There are approximately 90 species of Carex in Florida, including those indigenous to Florida and non-native species that were purposely or unintentionally introduced and now reproduce outside of cultivation. They are in the Cyperaceae family, which is large and widely dispersed throughout […]

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Asystasia gangetica

Common Name(s): Origin: India and Africa1Introduction to Florida: circa 1930 (ornamental)2 Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List No No No CATEGORY II on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of Invasive […]

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