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Urochloa plantaginea

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 Creeping signal grass is native to Central and South America. It is now occasionally found in disturbed sites from the central and southern […]

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Invasive Plant Management Plans

Table of Contents (alphabetical) by common name by scientific name Air potato Asparagus fern Brazilian pepper-tree Caesar’s weed Calico flower Camphor tree Cat’s-claw vine Chinaberry Chinese ladder brake fern Chinese tallow Chinese wisteria Cogongrass Coral ardisia Coral vine Creeping oxeye Elephant ear Glossy privet Golden bamboo Golden rain tree Japanese climbing fern Japanese honeysuckle Kudzu […]

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Plant Line Drawings

A digital collection of botanical drawings depicting 175 common and rare, native and non-native species. Purchase Plant Line Drawings (Hi-Res) Obtaining Permission for Non-commercial or Commercial Use of Botanical Line Drawings. The illustrators whose work is included in this collection are Ann Murray, Laura Line, Dale Johnson, Susan Trammell, Ana Ramey, Sandra Murphy-Pak, and Katrina […]

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Phalaris arundinacea

Common Name(s): Online image request form Reed canarygrass is not found in Florida. The pictures above were taken in and around the Minneacpolis, Minnesota area. Though reed canarygrass is highly invasive, especially in northern states of the U.S., it is still promoted in gardening magazines as a wonderful garden plant.

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Persea borbonia

Common Name(s): Online image request form The red bay tree is a native which is frequently encountered in wet to dry hammocks nearly throughout Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). Persea borbonia var. borbonia is found in coastal states from North Carolina to Texas (Kartesz, 1999). View the herbarium specimen image from the University of Florida Herbarium Digital […]

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Pennisetum setaceum

Common Name(s): Online image request form UF-IFAS Assessment of Non-Native Plants in Florida’s Natural Areas CATEGORY II on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of Invasive Plant Species Download a page (PDF) from Identification and Biology of Nonnative Plants in Florida’s Natural Areas – Second Edition1 Fountaingrass is found in disturbed sites […]

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Passiflora incarnata

Common Name(s): Online image request form There are seven native species of passion flower found in Florida, and three non-native (Wunderlin 2003). There are perhaps forty species of passion flower in the U.S., all found in the bottom half of the country. Passiflora biflora, two-flowered passion vine, is a Category II species on the FLEPPC […]

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Paspalum vaginatum

Common Name(s): Online image request form You may recognize this species by its forked pairs of spikelet branches at the tips of relatively tall stems, growing in dense colonies on beaches, salt marsh margins, and brackish, disturbed sites nearly throughout Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). It is eaten by geese, manatees and other wildlife. Its almost identical […]

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Paspalum urvillei

Common Name(s): Online image request form This medium-large grass is commonly found growing in moist, open, disturbed sites nearly throughout the state. It is native to South America and blooms from the spring to fall (Wunderlin, 2003). Vasey grass is a NON-NATIVE grass. stems tufted, to 7 ft. tall; leaf blades long and narrow, to […]

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