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Iris pseudacorus

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 IRIS PSEUDACORUS L. yellow flag, pale yellow iris, water flag Iridaceae/Iris Family pronounced: ee-ris sood-a-ko-rus from: iris (G.): Greek goddess of the rainbow […]

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Najas wrightiana

Common Name(s): Online image request form Najas wrightiana is a submersed aquatic herb growing in slow moving streams and ponds. It occurs in sub-tropical and tropical regions of the Americas, and is found in the Big Cypress Swamp in south Florida. Plants are bushy with slender and branched stems; leaves are linear with coarse teeth, […]

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Nymphoides cristata

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 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 Plants in Florida’s […]

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Caulerpa taxifolia

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 Yes No No CAULERPA TAXIFOLIA (Vahl) C. Ag. Green alga Chlorophyta: Ulvophycees pronounced: caul-er-pa tax-i-fol-ee-ah from: caulis (L.): stalk of a plant taxi : Yew-like folia […]

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Carex lupuliformis

Common Name(s): Online image request form Here is a Carex with a typical inflorescence shape of this large genus. False hop sedge could easily be confused with several other species of Carex. This Carex species is the one of about 70 found in Florida. It is commonly found growing in swamps, river banks, wet hammocks, […]

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Ardisia japonica

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 II on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of Invasive Plant Species Ardisia japonica has only recently (2008) been […]

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Oxycaryum cubense

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes / transcript below) 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 This leafy sedge might be noticed as a large colony of medium-height grasses growing in […]

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Nuphar advena

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form For brief control information, see Efficacy of Herbicide Active Ingredients Against Aquatic Weeds by K. Langeland, M. Netherland, and W. Haller. Spatterdock is a large plant whose leaves are often floating, however submersed and emersed leaves are common. Spatterdock commonly occurs in ponds, lakes […]

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Limnophila sessiliflora

Common Name(s): Origin: India to Southeast Asia1 Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) 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 CATEGORY I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of […]

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Eleocharis cellulosa

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form Club-rush is a tallish sedge that can form extensive colonies, as it has in large areas of the 3-foot-deep zone of Lake Okeechobee. It is grazed by ducks and wading birds. Eleocharis cellulosa is frequently found growing in brackish and fresh water marshes along […]

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