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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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Limnobium laevigatum

Common Name(s): Origin: Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean, including Puerto Rico1 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 USDA-APHIS Weed Risk Assessment for Limnobium laevigatum (Humb. & Bonpl. ex […]

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Ludwigia sedioides

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 Ludwigia sedioides, commonly known as Mosaic flower, is a herbaceous perennial plant of the family Onagraceae. It has yellow flowers that bloom from […]

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Lagarosiphon major

Common Name(s): Origin: Temperate and tropical Eurasia and Northern Africa1 Introduction 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) Moss African elodea, oxygen weed Hyrocharitaceae/frog’s […]

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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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Eulophia graminea

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 UF-IFAS Assessment of Non-Native Plants in Florida’s […]

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Eichhornia azurea

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 Yes Eichhornia azurea is also listed as a prohibited or noxious weed in Alabama, Arizona, California, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas and […]

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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 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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Asclepias humistrata

Common Name(s): Online image request form Almost all of Florida’s 24 milkweeds are native, and at least two of them are native only to Florida (endemic). Milkweeds are frequently encountered throughout the state, and the rest of North America. Different species are found in very wet habitats as well as in very dry ones. This […]

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