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Riccia fluitans

Common Name(s): Online image request form Riccia fluitans is a liverwort (phylum Marchantiophyta), one of three evolutionary lines of small, non-vascular “bryophyte” plants (those that lack water conducting cells, reproduce by alternating generations, and conduct photosynthesis in the haploid generation). The mosses (Bryophyta) and the hornworts (Anthocerotophyta) complete the three groups of bryophytes. Riccia fluitans […]

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Paspalidium geminatum

Common Name(s): Online image request form The common native, Egyptian paspalidium, might first be encountered as long leaves on tufts of thick stems bent at the base, leaning over swamps, ponds, and wet, disturbed sites along the peninsula and Dixie county (Wunderlin, 2003). It blooms all year. Egyptian paspalidium is a grass. stem tufted, leaning […]

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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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Lipocarpha maculata

Common Name(s): Online image request form This small, tufted plant is occasionally found growing in wet ditches, flatwoods, and pond and swamp margins nearly throughout Florida. It blooms from spring to fall (Wunderlin, 2003). Its egg-shaped spikelets have 2 conspicuous leaf-like bracts. There are three Lipocarpha species that occur in Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). In the […]

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Lobelia floridana

Common Name(s): Online image request form Florida lobelia is native to Florida’s wet flatwoods, cypress pond margins and bogs. It is frequent to the central and western panhandle and blooms from summer to fall (Wunderlin, 2003). It is one of thirteen Lobelia species in the state. There are about 100 species and varieties of Lobelia […]

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Ludwigia arcuata

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 […]

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Ludwigia leptocarpa

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). […]

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Ludwigia palustris

Common Name(s): Online image request form This smallish native primrose willow is frequent in the marshes, swamps and pond margins of northern Florida, south to the central peninsula. It blooms from spring to fall (Wunderlin, 2003). Of the thirty or so Ludwigia species in Florida, only four have opposite leaves. This species has opposite leaves, […]

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Ludwigia peruviana

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 Ludwigia peruviana is commly found growing in […]

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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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