Common Name(s): Online image request form Poison ivy can run along the ground, or grow high into the trees. It can be herbaceous, or it can become woody and branching, as in the left-most picture above. It always has the distinctive arrangement of three leaves. Poison ivy is common in hammocks, floodplain forests, swamps and […]
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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 […]
Common Name(s): Origin: Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean, including Puerto Rico1 Online image request form The native Catesby’s lily is frequent in moist flatwoods and savannas throughout Florida. It flowers in the summer and fall. There are six Lilium species occurring in Florida (Wunderlin, 2003), two of which are exotic. Catesby’s lily […]
Common Name(s): Online image request form Sweetgum is a tree found in moist to wet hammocks, bluff forests, and floodplain forests. It is frequent from the northern counties south to the central peninsula and blooms from spring to summer (Wunderlin, 2003). Sweetgum has a variety of uses, including, but not limited to lumber, chewing gum, […]
Common Name(s): Online image request form This dicotyledon exists in floodplain forests and spring runs. There are 13 species of Lobelia occurring in Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). Cardinal flower is found extensively throughout the US and Canada (Kartesz, 1999). View the herbarium specimen image from the University of Florida Herbarium Digital Imaging Projects.
Common Name(s): Online image request form Also known as trumpet honeysuckle, this species is commonly found in floodplain forests and hammocks from the northern counties south to the central peninsula. It blossoms in spring-summer. There are 2 Lonicera species in Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). Coral honeysuckle is located throughout the northeastern US and parts of Canada […]
Common Name(s): Online image request form Golden crest is frequently found growing in the bogs, marshes and flatwoods of the central and western panhandle of Florida, flowering in the summer. There is one species of Lophiola in Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). In the US, golden crest occurs in the southeast and NJ; and in Nova Scotia, […]
Common Name(s): Online image request form Piedmont primrose willow frequently occurs in marshes and lake and pond margins from the northern and central peninsula west to the central panhandle of Florida, and in Collier and Walton counties. It blooms in the summer. There are almost 30 species of Ludwigia in Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). This particular […]
Common Name(s): Online image request form Anglestem primrose willow exists in pond and swamp margins nearly throughout Florida, and blossom all year. There are nearly 30 species of Ludwigia in Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). In the US, Anglestem primrose willow is found throughout the southeast, and extends west to TX and north to PA (Kartesz, 1999). […]
Common Name(s): Online image request form Ludwigia octovalvis is found in marshes, and is common nearly throughout the state of Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). Mexican primrosewillow is also located in Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, North & South Carolina, Texas, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands (Kartesz, 1999). For brief control information, see Efficacy of Herbicide […]