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Pteris tripartita

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 UF/IFAS Assessment of Non-Native Plants in Florida’s Natural Areas Giant brake fern (Pteris tripartita) is a large fern native to tropical Asia. This […]

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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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Toxicodendron radicans

Common Name(s): Online image request form Poison ivy can run along the ground, or grow high into the trees. It can be herbaceous, or it can become woody and branching, as in the left-most picture above. It always has the distinctive arrangement of three leaves. Poison ivy is common in hammocks, floodplain forests, swamps and […]

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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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Liparis nervosa

Common Name(s): Online image request form Liparis nervosa is a rare orchid of swamps and moist hammocks. The widelip orchid is present in Hernando, Hillsborough, Collier and Miami-Dade counties. It blooms from summer to fall (Wunderlin, 1998).

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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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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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