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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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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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Landoltia punctata

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 II 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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Leersia hexandra

Common Name(s): Online image request form Cut grass leaf margins are sharp, and will cut skin. Southern cut grass is the most common Leersia in Florida and might first be encountered as floating mats in water, or along shorelines. It is a favorite food of many water birds. There are five Leersia species located in […]

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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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Rotala rotundifolia

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 II 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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Nymphoides peltata

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 USDA-APHIS Weed Risk Assessment for Nymphoides peltata (S. G. Gmel.) Kuntze (Menyanthaceae) – Yellow floating heart (2012) (PDF) UF-IFAS Assessment of Non-Native Plants […]

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Nymphoides cristata

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 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 Plants in Florida’s […]

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Hibiscus aculeatus

Common Name(s): Online image request form One of about 15 species of rosemallows in Florida, this native species is found in the northern part of the state, and down to Lake County (Wunderlin, 2003). It is also found in the others states of the most southerly southeast U.S. There are about 35 species of rosemallows […]

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