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Botanical English Fla Native Abundance/Distribution Comments
Abrus precatorious Rosary Pea, Precatory Bean No Statewide (FL) Fenced Rows
Andropogon glomeratus Bushy Bluestem No Statewide (FL) Moist locations
Callisia repens Creeping Inch Plant, Turtle Vine No Occasional Statewide (FL) Creeping
Chenopodium album Lamb’s Quarters No Statewide (FL) Disturbed sites
Cirsium horridulum Purple Thistle Florida Native Statewide (FL) Wide Soil Tolerances
Cleome rutidosperma Fringed Spiderflower No Central, South FL Moist locations
Commelina diffusa Spreading Dayflower, Climbing Dayflower No Statewide (FL) Moist locations
Cyperus iria Ricefield Flatsedge No Occasional Statewide (FL) Moist or wet disturbed sites
Indigofera hirsuta Hairy Indigo No Statewide (FL) Nitrogen fixer
Indigofera spicata Creeping Indigo No Statewide (FL) except panhandle Flat spreading
Lepidium virginicum Peppergrass, Virginia Pepperweed Florida Native Statewide (FL) Roadsides, disturbed sites
Mecardonia procumbens Baby Jump-up Florida Native Central, South FL Moist locations
Parietaria floridana Florida Pellitory Florida Native Statewide (FL) except panhandle n/a
Tradescantia fluminensis Inch Plant, White-Flowered Zebrina No Northern FL Creeping
Youngia japonica Asiatic Hawksbeard No Statewide (FL) Dandelion-like flowers
Richardia brasiliensis Brazilian-Clover, Brazilian Pusley No Statewide (FL) Sprawling
Oldenlandia corymbosa Old World Diamond Flower No Statewide (FL) Sprawling
Spermacoce verticillata Buttonweed No Statewide (FL) Erect or sprawling
Chenopodium ambrosioides Mexican-Tea No Statewide (FL) Strong odor
Drymaria cordata Drymary No Statewide (FL) Moist locations; winter
Dichondra caroliniana Dichondra, Pony’s Foot Florida Native Statewide (FL) Creeping
Richardia scabra Florida-Pusley Florida Native Statewide (FL) Sprawling
Alternanthera philoxeroides Alligator Weed No Occasional Statewide (FL) Sprawling; water
Melothria pendula Creeping-Cucumber Florida Native Statewide (FL) Clinging vine
Eichhornia crassipes Water-Hyacinth No Statewide (FL) Aquatic
Pistia stratiotes Water-Lettuce n/a Statewide (FL) Aquatic
Zeuxine strateumatica Lawn Orchid, Soldier’s Orchid No Statewide (FL) Turf
Hygrophila polysperma East Indian Hygrophila, Indian Swampweed No Occasional Statewide (FL) Aquatic
Stylosanthes hamata Cheesy Toes No Occasional Statewide (FL) Creeping
Lepidium didymum Lesser Swinecress n/a Statewide (FL) Creeping
Heterotheca subaxillaris Camphorweed Florida Native Statewide (FL) Dry/Sandy
Eragrostis ciliaris Gophertail Lovegrass No Occasional Statewide (FL) Dry/Sandy
Sida cordifolia Heartleaf Sida, Llima No Central, South FL Tall
Brassica juncea Leaf  Mustard Florida Native Statewide (FL) Large-Leaf
Calyptocarpus vialis Horseherb Florida Native Statewide (FL) Prostrate
Solanum viarum Tropical Soda Apple No Occasional Statewide (FL) Sprawling
Bidens alba Beggar Ticks Florida Native Statewide (FL) Herbaceous
Tridax procumbens Tridax, Coat Buttons Florida Native Central, South FL Roadsides
Pilea microphylla Artillery-Plant Florida Native Occasional Statewide (FL) Prostrate
Cynodon dactylon Bermuda Grass, Devil Grass No Occasional Statewide (FL) Grass
Stokesia laevis Stokes’ Aster Florida Native Northern FL Pine Flatwoods, savannahs
Emilia sonchifolia Lilac Tasselflower Florida Native Central, South FL Tassel-like flower
Trifolium repens Dutch White Clover Florida Native Occasional Statewide (FL) Creeping
Pueraria montana Kudzu No Occasional Statewide (FL) High climbing
Phyla nodiflora Matchweed Florida Native Statewide (FL) Creeping
Alysicarpus vaginalis Alyce Clover, One-Leaf Clover No Statewide (FL) Low growing
Urena lobata Caesar Weed No Occasional Statewide (FL) Bushy
Taraxacum officinale Dandelion No Statewide (FL) Yellow flower head
Portulaca oleracea Purslane n/a Statewide (FL) Lawn weed
Typha domingensis Cat Tails Florida Native Statewide (FL) Grass-like
Ceratophyllum demersum Coontail Florida Native Statewide (FL) Aquatic
Lemna spp. Duckweed Florida Native Statewide (FL) Aquatic
Galinsoga quadriradiata Gallant Soldiers, Shaggy Soldiers No Occasional Statewide (FL) Herb-like
Cissus verticillata Possum Grape Vine, Princess Vine Florida Native Central, South FL Vine
Conyza canadensis Canadian Horseweed Florida Native Statewide (FL) White flowers
Ambrosia artemisiifolia Ragweed Florida Native Statewide (FL) Green flower heads
Momordica charantia Balsam Pear, Cerasee No Central, South FL Vine
Pouzolzia zeylanica Pouzolzia Bush No Occasional Statewide (FL) Fuzzy
Melinis repens Natal Grass No Occasional Statewide (FL) Grass-like
Erigeron quercifolius Oakleaf Fleabane Florida Native Occasional Statewide (FL) Fuzzy
Cenchrus spinifex Sandspur  Florida Native Occasional Statewide (FL) Spiny
Cyperus croceus Baldwin’s Flatsedge, Globe Sedge Florida Native Statewide (FL) Sedge
Solanum americanum Black Nightshade Florida Native Statewide (FL) Subshrub
Equisetum hyemale Horsetail, Scouring-Rush Florida Native Occasional Statewide (FL) Sedge-like
Heliotropium angiospermum Scorpion Tail Florida Native Central, South FL Scorpion Tail Flower
Cyanthillium cinereum Little Ironweed No Central, South FL Tassel-like flower
Eclipta prostrata Eclipta, False-Daisy, Yerba-de-Tajo Florida Native Occasional Statewide (FL) Disk flowers
Medicago arabica Spotted Medick, Spotted Burclover No Northern FL Spreading
Pterocaulon pycnostachyum Blackroot Florida Native Statewide (FL) Sandy locations
Euphorbia cyathophora Wild Poinsettia, Fire-on-the-Mountain Florida Native Statewide (FL) Subshrub
Ageratina jucunda Hammock Snakeroot Florida Native Statewide (FL) except panhandle White flowers
Helianthus debilis Beach Sunflower, East Coast Dune Sunflower Florida Native Occasional Statewide (FL) Prostrate
Mikania cordifolia Florida Keys Hempvine Florida Native Statewide (FL) Climbing
Mikania scandens Climbing Hempvine Florida Native Statewide (FL) Climbing
Mikania micrantha Mile-a-Minute Vine, Bittervine No South FL Vine
Solanum tampicense Wetland Nightshade No Central, Southwest FL Woody
Casuarina equisetifolia Australian-Pine No Northern FL Evergreen
Ipomoea aquatica Water-Spinach, Swamp Morning Glory No Central FL Trailing vine
Geranium carolinianum Carolina Geranium, Wild Geranium Florida Native Statewide (FL) Disturbed sites
Kyllinga brevifolia Shortleaf Spikesedge Florida Native Statewide (FL) Turf
Medicago lupulina Black Medic No Statewide (FL) Prostrate
Rhynchospora colorata Painted Sedge Florida Native Statewide (FL) Sedge
Desmodium incanum Creeping Beggarweed No Statewide (FL) Erect
Desmodium tortuosum Florida Beggarweed No Statewide (FL) Erect
Amaranthus blitum Purple Pigweed No Occasional Statewide (FL) Roadsides
Desmodium triflorum Threeflower Beggarweed No Central, South FL Prostrate
Sphagneticola trilobata Wedelia No Statewide (FL) Mat
Asystasia gangetica Chinese-Violet No South FL Sprawling
Chromolaena odorata Jack-in-the-Bush Florida Native South FL Woody
Iresine diffusa Juba’s Bush Florida Native Occasional Statewide (FL) Subshrub
Phytolacca americana Pokeweed Florida Native Statewide (FL) Purple stem
Plantago major Plantain No Occasional Statewide (FL) Rosettes
Plantago virginica Plantain Florida Native Occasional Statewide (FL) Rosettes
Urtica chamaedryoides Nettle Florida Native North, Central FL Stinging hairs
Oenothera laciniata Cutleaf Evening Primrose Florida Native Statewide (FL) Orange-yellow flower
Macroptilium lathyroides Wild Bushbean, Vasey Bean No Central, South FL Prostrate
Crotalaria spectabilis Showy Rattlebox No Statewide (FL) Yellow flowers
Crotalaria lanceolata Lanceleaf Rattlebox No Statewide (FL) Yellow flowers
Crotalaria pallida Smooth Rattlebox No Statewide (FL) Yellow flowers
Digitaria ciliaris Southern Crabgrass Florida Native Statewide (FL) Turf
Digitaria longiflora Indian Crabgrass No Statewide (FL) Turf
Digitaria serotina Blanket Crabgrass Florida Native Statewide (FL) Turf
Urochloa mutica Para Grass No Central, South FL Moist locations
Physalis angulata Cutleaf Groundcherry Florida Native Statewide (FL) Disturbed sites
Serratula tinctoria Saw-Wort No NA NA
Sporobolus indicus Smut Grass No Statewide (FL) Disturbed sites
Urochloa subquadripara Tropical Signalgrass No South FL Spreading
Phyllanthus tenellus Long-Stalked Phyllanthus No Statewide (FL) Branching
Psilotum nudum Whisk Fern Florida Native Statewide (FL) Epiphytic
Paspalum setaceum Thin Paspalum Florida Native Statewide (FL) Turf
Gaura angustifolia Beeblossom Florida Native Statewide Pink flowers
Acacia auriculiformis Earleaf Acacia No Statewide (FL) Evergreen
Cardamine pensylvanica Pennsylvania Bittercress Florida Native Statewide (FL) Moist locations
Centella asiatica Asiatic Pennywort (Gotu Kola) No Statewide (FL) Moist locations
Hydrocotyle umbellata Dollarweed Florida Native Statewide (FL) n/a
Richardia grandiflora Mexican-Clover No Statewide (FL) Low, mowed disturbed sites
Sida ulmifolia Wire Weed Florida Native Statewide (FL) Moist locations; sandy soil
Erechtites hieraciifolius Burnweed Florida Native Statewide (FL) Moist locations


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