Species Information

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Subject Name Scientific Name Type
kudzu Pueraria montana var. lobata Vines
cogongrass Imperata cylindrica Grass or Grasslike
tropical soda apple Solanum viarum Shrub or Subshrub
alligatorweed Alternanthera philoxeroides Aquatic Plants
melaleuca Melaleuca quinquenervia Hardwood Trees
mimosa Albizia julibrissin Hardwood Trees
coral ardisia Ardisia crenata Shrub or Subshrub
camphortree Cinnamomum camphora Hardwood Trees
air-potato Dioscorea bulbifera Vines
common water hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes Aquatic Plants
autumn olive Elaeagnus umbellata Shrub or Subshrub
hydrilla Hydrilla verticillata Aquatic Plants
largeleaf lantana Lantana camara Shrub or Subshrub
Chinese privet Ligustrum sinense Shrub or Subshrub
Japanese honeysuckle Lonicera japonica Vines
Japanese climbing fern Lygodium japonicum Vines
old world climbing fern Lygodium microphyllum Vines
catclaw-vine Macfadyena unguis-cati Vines
chinaberry Melia azedarach Hardwood Trees
Japanese stiltgrass Microstegium vimineum Grass or Grasslike
Eurasian water-milfoil Myriophyllum spicatum Aquatic Plants
sacred bamboo Nandina domestica Shrub or Subshrub
skunk-vine Paederia foetida Vines
torpedograss Panicum repens Grass or Grasslike
golden bamboo Phyllostachys aurea Grass or Grasslike
water lettuce Pistia stratiotes Aquatic Plants
Chinese tallowtree Triadica sebifera Hardwood Trees
Chinese wisteria Wisteria sinensis Vines
Australian-pine Casuarina equisetifolia Hardwood Trees
sisal Agave sisalana Forbs/Herbs
Senegal date palm Phoenix reclinata Hardwood Trees
water fern Salvinia minima Forbs/Herbs
wetland nightshade Solanum tampicense Vines
turkeyberry Solanum torvum Forbs/Herbs
thorny olive Elaeagnus pungens Shrub or Subshrub
catclaw mimosa Mimosa pigra Shrub or Subshrub
miramar weed Hygrophila polysperma Forbs/Herbs
mile-a-minute Mikania micrantha Vines
mission grass Pennisetum polystachion Grass or Grasslike
limnophila Limnophila sessiliflora Forbs/Herbs
rosarypea Abrus precatorius Vines
earleaf acacia Acacia auriculiformis Shrub or Subshrub
red beadtree Adenanthera pavonina Hardwood Trees
woman's tongue tree Albizia lebbeck Hardwood Trees
deviltree Alstonia macrophylla Hardwood Trees
coral vine Antigonon leptopus Vines
shoebutton ardisia Ardisia elliptica Hardwood Trees
elegant dutchman's pipe Aristolochia elegans Vines
Sprenger's asparagus fern Asparagus aethiopicus Shrub or Subshrub
Chinese violet Asystasia gangetica Vines
mountain ebony Bauhinia variegata Shrub or Subshrub
clubed begonia Begonia cucullata Vines
Javanese bishopwood Bischofia javanica Hardwood Trees
paper-mulberry Broussonetia papyrifera Hardwood Trees
Antilles calophyllum Calophyllum antillanum Hardwood Trees
river sheoak Casuarina cunninghamiana Hardwood Trees
gray sheoak Casuarina glauca Hardwood Trees
day jessamine Cestrum diurnum Hardwood Trees
sweet autumn virginsbower Clematis terniflora Vines
Asian nakedwood Colubrina asiatica Hardwood Trees
coco yam, wild taro Colocasia esculenta Forbs/Herbs
Madagascar rubbervine Cryptostegia madagascariensis Vines
carrotwood Cupaniopsis anacardioides Hardwood Trees
umbrella plant Cyperus involucratus Grass or Grasslike
miniature flatsedge Cyperus prolifer Grass or Grasslike
crowfootgrass Dactyloctenium aegyptium Grass or Grasslike
Japanese false spleenwort Deparia petersenii Forbs/Herbs
winged yam Dioscorea alata Vines
Surinam cherry Eugenia uniflora Shrub or Subshrub
council tree Ficus altissima Hardwood Trees
governor's plum Flacourtia indica Shrub or Subshrub
sea hibiscus Talipariti tiliaceum var. tiliaceum Shrub or Subshrub
West Indian marsh grass Hymenachne amplexicaulis Grass or Grasslike
jaraguagrass Hyparrhenia rufa Grass or Grasslike
swamp morning-glory Ipomoea aquatica Vines
gloria de la manana Ipomoea carnea ssp. fistulosa Shrub or Subshrub
Gold Coast jasmine Jasminum dichotomum Vines
Brazilian jasmine Jasminum fluminense Vines
cathedral bells Kalanchoe pinnata Shrub or Subshrub
white leadtree Leucaena leucocephala Hardwood Trees
fountain palm Livistona chinensis Hardwood Trees
glossy privet Ligustrum lucidum Shrub or Subshrub
molassesgrass Melinis minutiflora Grass or Grasslike
natalgrass Melinis repens Grass or Grasslike
Spanish arborvine Merremia tuberosa Vines
Chinese box Murraya exotica Hardwood Trees
narrow swordfern Nephrolepis cordifolia Forbs/Herbs
Asian swordfern Nephrolepis brownii Forbs/Herbs
burmareed Neyraudia reynaudiana Grass or Grasslike
twoflower passionflower Passiflora biflora Vines
sewer vine Paederia cruddasiana Vines
elephant grass Pennisetum purpureum Grass or Grasslike
crimson fountaingrass Cenchrus setaceus Grass or Grasslike
strawberry guava Psidium cattleianum Shrub or Subshrub
guava Psidium guajava Shrub or Subshrub
ptychosperma Ptychosperma elegans Hardwood Trees
ladder brake Pteris vittata Forbs/Herbs
rose myrtle Rhodomyrtus tomentosa Hardwood Trees
castorbean Ricinus communis Shrub or Subshrub
Britton's wild petunia Ruellia simplex Shrub or Subshrub
iguanatail Sansevieria hyacinthoides Forbs/Herbs
octopus tree Schefflera actinophylla Hardwood Trees
beach naupaka Scaevola taccada Shrub or Subshrub
red sesbania Sesbania punicea Shrub or Subshrub
twoleaf nightshade Solanum diphyllum Forbs/Herbs
Bay Biscayne creeping-oxeye Sphagneticola trilobata Forbs/Herbs
Java plum Syzygium cumini Hardwood Trees
Malabar plum Syzygium jambos Hardwood Trees
American evergreen Syngonium podophyllum Vines
tropical almond Terminalia catappa Shrub or Subshrub
incised halberd fern Tectaria incisa Forbs/Herbs
portia tree Thespesia populnea Hardwood Trees
Jamaica feverplant Tribulus cistoides Vines
white-flowered spiderwort Tradescantia fluminensis Forbs/Herbs
boatlily Tradescantia spathacea Forbs/Herbs
Caesarweed Urena lobata Forbs/Herbs
guineagrass Megathyrsus maximus Grass or Grasslike
paragrass Urochloa mutica Grass or Grasslike
tungoil tree Vernicia fordii Hardwood Trees
coconut palm Cocos nucifera Palms
Indian rosewood Dalbergia sissoo Hardwood Trees
sapodilla Manilkara zapota Hardwood Trees
Australian almond Terminalia muelleri Hardwood Trees
basketplant Callisia fragrans Forbs/Herbs
arrowleaf elephant's ear Xanthosoma sagittifolium Forbs/Herbs
beach vitex Vitex rotundifolia Shrub or Subshrub
crested floating heart Nymphoides cristata Aquatic Plants
limpograss Hemarthria altissima Grass or Grasslike
Seifriz's chamaedorea Chamaedorea seifrizii Hardwood Trees
redflower ragleaf Crassocephalum crepidioides Forbs/Herbs
simpleleaf chastetree Vitex trifolia Vines
cayenne porterweed Stachytarpheta cayennensis Forbs/Herbs
valamuerto Senna pendula var. glabrata Vines
balsamapple Momordica charantia Vines
monarch fern Phymatosorus scolopendria Forbs/Herbs
Washington fan palm Washingtonia robusta Hardwood Trees
lakeshore nutrush Scleria lacustris Grass or Grasslike
Taiwanese cheesewood Pittosporum pentandrum Hardwood Trees
primrose-willow Ludwigia peruviana Forbs/Herbs
roundleaf toothcup Rotala rotundifolia Aquatic Plants
largeflower Mexican clover Richardia grandiflora Forbs/Herbs
queen palm Syagrus romanzoffiana Hardwood Trees
trumpet tree Cecropia palmata Hardwood Trees
bottlebrush Callistemon viminalis Hardwood Trees
water primrose Ludwigia grandiflora ssp. hexapetala Forbs/Herbs
dotted duckmeat Landoltia punctata Forbs/Herbs
Chinese banyan Ficus microcarpa Hardwood Trees
elkhorn fern Platycerium bifurcatum Forbs/Herbs
flamegold Koelreuteria elegans Hardwood Trees
jeweled maiden fern Thelypteris opulenta Forbs/Herbs
Japanese ardisia Ardisia japonica Shrub or Subshrub
shrubby false buttonweed Spermacoce verticillata Shrub or Subshrub
West Indian dropseed Sporobolus indicus var. pyramidalis Grass or Grasslike
wild bushbean Macroptilium lathyroides Forbs/Herbs
watergrass Luziola subintegra Grass or Grasslike
black mangrove Lumnitzera racemosa Shrub or Subshrub
Eulophia ground orchid Eulophia graminea Forbs/Herbs
Beechey's withe Heteropterys brachiata Vines
praxelis Praxelis clematidea Forbs/Herbs
golden pothos Epipremnum pinnatum cv. aureum Vines
Browne's blechum Ruellia blechum Forbs/Herbs
Brazilian peppertree Schinus terebinthifolia Hardwood Trees
red mangrove Bruguiera gymnorhiza
sida Sida planicaulis Forbs/Herbs
hybrid mother of millions Kalanchoe x houghtonii Forbs/Herbs