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Saururus cernuus

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form Lizard’s-tail is a common emersed plant. It grows into small colonies from underground runners. The erect plant is commonly found growing to one to two feet tall, in freshwater marshes and swamps nearly throughout Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). It blooms in the summer. Saururus cernuus […]

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Oxycaryum cubense

Common Name(s): 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 No No This leafy sedge might be noticed as a large colony of medium-height grasses growing in […]

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Habenaria repens

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form The water-spider orchid is an emersed plant. It is a true native orchid. Water-spider orchid occurs on marshy shores and sometimes in floating mats of vegetation. There are five species of Habenaria in Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). Water-spider orchid exists in southeast U.S. and PR […]

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Cladium jamaicense

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes / transcript below) Online image request form Video Transcript Saw-grass – Cladium jamaicenseThe aptly named saw-grass is a large sedge, known as the dominant plant of the Everglades. It grows in fresh and brackish-water swamps and marshes, and along lake shores throughout Florida. It also can grow well […]

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Vallisneria americana

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form Video Transcript Eel-grass, tape-grass – Vallisneria americana Eel-grass or tape-grass is a large, submersed, perennial plant that is native to Florida. Tape-grass is common in still and fast-flowing waters throughout the state. It is a popular aquarium plant. Tape-grass grows from underground runners, and […]

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Wisteria sinensis

Common Name(s): Origin: China1 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 […]

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Sphagneticola trilobata

Common Name(s): Origin: Central and South America1Introduction to Florida: pre-19332 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 […]

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Pueraria montana

Common Name(s): Origin: Eastern Asia1Introduction to Florida: 1899 (ornamental, agriculture)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 Yes No CATEGORY I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of Invasive Plant […]

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Nandina domestica

Common Name(s): Origin: India to East 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 No No CATEGORY I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of Invasive Plant Species UF/IFAS Assessment […]

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Lonicera japonica

Common Name(s): Origin: East Asia1Introduction to Florida: 1875 (ornamental, agriculture) 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 […]

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