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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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Jasminum dichotomum

Common Name(s): Origin: Tropical West Africa1Introduction to Florida: pre-1947 (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 I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of Invasive Plant […]

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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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Bauhinia variegata

Common Name(s): Origin: Eastern Asia (India, China) 1Introduction to Florida: 1936 (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 I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List […]

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Amphicarpum muhlenbergianum

Common Name(s): Online image request form Blue maidencane might be encountered as an area of medium height blue-green grass with lance-shaped leaves. Look closely to see that the leaves have white edges. Deer eat blue maidencane. Only one species of Amphicarpum occurs in Florida (Wunderlin, 1998). Blue maidencane is present in FL and GA, and […]

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Schoenoplectus robustus

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form Salt-marsh bulrush is a native sedge which may first be noticed growing along the edges of brackish and saline coastal marshes nearly throughout Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). Scirpus robustus blooms from spring to fall and occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands. They have […]

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Rhynchospora species

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form There are about 200 species of beakrushes world-wide, with about 2 dozen growing in Florida’s wetlands. Some are easily identified by their conspicuous long “beaks” at the tips of the spikelets. They are a preferred food of whistling ducks. Beakrushes are beakrush sedges. tufted, […]

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Orontium aquaticum

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form Golden club is a medium sized emersed plant. It grows from stout rhizomes in the shallow waters of streams, ponds and swamps and is frequently found growing in the northern counties south to the central peninsula. Orontium aquaticum blooms from the winter to spring […]

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Ligustrum sinense

Common Name(s): Origin: China 1 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 No Yes No CATEGORY I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of Invasive Plant […]

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Cupaniopsis anacardioides

Common Name(s): Origin: Australia1Introduction to Florida: 1968 (ornamental)2 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 Yes No CATEGORY I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s […]

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