plant CHECKLIST

 

Family Aspleniaceae

              Sensitive Fern, Onoclea sensibilis

               Marsh Fern, Thelypteris palustris

               Shield Fern, Thelyteris sp.

              Torres’ Fern, Thelypteris torresiana

Family Azollaceae

               Mosquito Fern, Azolla caroliniana

Family Blechnaceae

              Net-veined Chain-fern, Lorinseria areolata

Family Equisetaceae

              Horsetail, Equisetum sp.

Family Osmundaceae

              Royal Fern, Osmunda regalis

              Cinnamon Fern, Osmunda cinnamomea

Family Polypodiacea

               Resurrection Fern, Polypodium polypodioides

Family Schizaeceae

               Japanese Climbing Fern, Lygodium japonicum

Family Pteridaceae

               Ladder Brake, “Cemetery Fern”, Pteris vittata

GYMNOSPERMS

Family Taxoidiaceae

              Bald Cypress, Taxodium distichum

             

MONOCOTYLEDON ANGIOSPERMS

Family Alisataceae

              Bulltongue, Sagittaria lancifolia

              Wapato, Sagittaria latifolia

              Delta Duck Potatoe, Sagittaria platyphylla

Family Amaryllidaceae

              Swamp Lily, Crinum americanum

              Spider Lily, Hymenocallis caroliniana

Family Araceae

               Elephant Ear, Colocasia esculenta

              Arrow-arum, Peltandra virginica

              Water Lettuce, Pistia stratiotes

Family Arecaceae

               Palmetto, Sabal minor

Family Bromeliaceae

               Spanish Moss, Tillandsia usneoides

Family Commelinaceae

               Day Flower, Commelina erecta

               Another Day Flower, Commelina sp.

               Spiderwort, Tradescantia hirsutiflora

               Another Spiderwort, Tradescantia sp.

Family Cyperaceae

               Carex atlantica

               Carex frankii

               Sawgrass, Cladium lamaicense

               Yellow Nutsedge, Cyperus esculentus

               Fragrant Flatsedge, Cyperus odoratus

               Nutsedge, Cyperus rotundus

              White-top Sedge, Dichromena colorata

               Eleocharis sp.

               Rhynchospora sp.

              Giant Bullrush, Scirpus californicus

Family Hydrocharitaceae

              Common Frogbit, Limnobium spongia

Family Iridaceae

Zig-zag-stemmed Iris, Iris brevicaulis

              Copper-colored Iris, Iris fulva

              Giant Blue Iris, Iris giganticaerulea

              Southern Blue Flag, Iris virginica

 Family Juncaceae

               Juncus, Juncus validus

               Juncus sp.

 Family Lemnaceae

               Lemna sp.

               Wolffia sp.

               Wolffiella sp.

Family Liliaceae

               Wild Onion, Allium canadense

               False Garlic, Nothoscordum bivalve

               Greenbriar, Smilax sp.

Family Orchidaceae

              Ladies’ Tresses, Spiranthes sp.

Family Poaceae

              Broom Sedge, Andropogon

              Bermudagrass, Cynodon dactylon

              Crowfootgrass, Dactyloctenium aegyptium

              Crab Grass, Digitaria sanquinalis

              Walter’s Millet, Echinochloa walteri

              Grass, Eleusine indica

              Centipede Grass, Eremochloa ophiuroides

              Bearded Sprangletop, Leptochloa fascicularis

              Basket Grass, Oplismenus setarius

              Savannah Panicum, Panicum gymnocarpon

              Torpedo Grass, Panicum repens

              Dallisgrass, Paspalum dilatatuma

              Vaseygrass, Paspalum urvillei

              Roseau Cane, Phragmites australis

              Johnson Grass, Sorghum halepense

              Smutgrass, Sporobolus poiretii

              Native St. Augustine, Stenotaphrum secundatum

              Giant Cutgrass, Zizaniopsis miliacea

Family Pontedariaceae

               Water Hyacinth, Eiochornia crassipes

               Pickerel Weed, Pontederia cordata

Family Typhaceae

              Cattail, Typha domingensis

              Cattail, Typha latifolia

 DICOTYLEDON ANGIOSPERMS

 Family Acanthaceae

              Petunia, Ruellia sp.

               Another Petunia, Ruellia sp.

 Family Aceracea

               Boxelder, Acer negundo

               Swamp Red Maple, Acer rubrum drummondii

 Family Aizoceae

              Carpetweed, Mollugo verticillata

 Family Amaranthaceae

              Alligatorweed, Alternanthera philoxeroides

              Amaranth, Pigweed, Americanthus hybridus

 Family Anacardiaceae

              Poison Ivy, Toxicodendron radicans

Family Apiaceae

              Pennywort, Hydrocotyle bonariensis

              Mock Bishop’s Weed, Ptilimnium costatum

 Family Asclepiadaceae

              Mexican Milkweed, Asclepias curassavica

 Family Asteraceae

              Dwarf Ragweed, Ambrosia artemisiifolia

              Giant Ragweed, Ambrosia trifida

              Chain-leaf Aster, Aster adnatus

              Bushy Aster, Aster dumosus

              Fall Aster, Aster ericoides

              Bushy Aster, Aster pilosus

              Aster, Aster prealtus

              Groundsel, Baccharis halimifolia

               Sticktight, Bidens aristosa

              Nodding Sticktight, Bidens cernua

Nodding Sticktight, Bidens cernua

              Shepherd’s Needle, Bidens pilosa

              Spiny Thistle, Cirsium horridulum

              Bull Thistle, Cirsium vulgare

              Daisy Fleabane, Erigeron philadelphicus

              Yankee-weed, Eupatorium capillifolium

              Mist Flower, Eupatorium coelestinum

              White Snakeroot, Eupatorium rugosum

              Indian Blanket, Gaillardia pulchella

              Marshelder, Iva frutescens

              Wild Lettuce, Lactuca canadensis

              Climbing Hempweed, Mikania scandens

              Wild Quinine, Parthenium sp.

              Camphor Weed, Pluchea camphorata

              False Dandelion, Pyrrhopappus caroliniana

              Yellow-top, Senecio glabellus

              Common Goldenrod, Solidago altissima

              Elm-leaf Goldenrod, Solidago rugosa

              Seaside Goldenrod, Solidago sempervirens

              Flat-top Goldenrod, Solidago sp.

              Sow-thistle, Sonchus asper

              Creeping Spilanthes, Spilanthes americana

              Dandelion, Taraxacum officinale

              Virginia Crownbeard, Verbesina virginica

              Ironweed, Vernonia gigantea

              Common Cocklebur, Xanthium spinosum

Family Bignoniaceae

              Crossvine, Bignonia capreolata

              Trumpet Vine, Campsis radicans

Family Boraginaceae

              Seaside Heliotrope, Heliotropium curassavicum

              Indian Heliotrope, Heliotropium indicum

Family Brassicaceae

               Shepherd’s Purse, Capsella bursa-pastoris

               Virginia Pepperweed, Lepidium virginicum

Family Caprifoliaceae

               Honeysuckle, Lonicera japonica

               Coral Honeysuckle, Lonicera sempervirens

               Elderberry, Sambucus canadensis

Family Caryophyllaceae

              Chickweed, Stellaria graminea

Family Clethracea

              Clethra, Clethra alnifolia

Family Convolvulaceae

              Dodder, Cuscuta gronovii

              Dichondra, Dichondra carolinensis

              Dichondra, Dichondra repens

              Scarlet Morning Glory, Ipomea coccinea

              Morning Glory, Ipomoea hederacea

              Common Morning Glory, Ipomoea lacunosa

              Common Morning Glory, Ipomoea purpurea

              Cypress Vine, Ipomoea quamoclit

              Morning Glory, Ipomoea sagittata

              Tie Vine, Jacquemontia tamnifolia

Family Cornaceae

              Roughleaf Dogwood, Cornus drummondii

Family Cucurbitaceae

              Smell Melon, Cucumis melo

              Creeping Cucumber, Melothria pendula

Family Cyrillaceae

              Titi, Cyrilla racemiflora

Family Euphorbiaceae

               Prostrate Spurge, Euphorbia supina

               Chinese Tallow, Sapium sebiferum

Family Fabacea

              Butterfly Pea, Centrosema virginianum

              Yellow Rattlebox, Daubentonia texana

              Desmanthus, Desmanthus illinoensis

              Honeylocust, Gleditsia triacanthos

              Spotted Bur-clover, Medicago arabica

              Rattlebox, Sesbania drummondii

              Coffeeweed, Sesbania macrocarpa

              Bladder-pod, Sesbania versicaria

              Wildbean, Strophostyles umbellata

              White Dutch Clover, Trifolium repens

              Purple Vetch, Vicia dasycarpa                                            

              Another Vetch, Vicia sp.

              Narrow-leaved Vetch, Vicia angustifolia

              Deer Pea, Vigna luteola

Family Fagaceae

              Water Oak, Quercus nigra

              Live Oak, Quercus virginiana

Family Geraniaceae

              Wild Geranium, Geranium carolinianum

Family Hamaelidaceae

              Sweetgum, Liguidamba styraciflua

Family Lamiaceae

              Henbit, Lamium amplexicaule

Family Lentibulariaceae

              Bladderwort, Utricularia inflata

Family Loganaceae

              Yellow Jessamine, Gelsemium sempervirens

Family Loranthaceae

              American Mistletoe, Phorandendron tomentosum

Family Magnoliaceae

              Magnolia, Magnolia grandiflora

Family Malvaceae

              Wooly Rose-mallow, Hibiscus lasiocarpos

              Salt Marsh-mallow, Kosteletzkya virginica

              Turk’s Cap, Malvaviscus arborea var. drummondii

              Monk’s Hood, Malvaviscus arborea var. mexicanus

              Sida, Sida elliotti

Family Menispermaceae

              Carolina Moonseed, Cocculus carolinus

Family Moraceae

              Red Mulberry, Morus rubra

              Marijuana, Cannabis sativa

Family Myricaceae

              Wax Myrtle, Myrica cerifera

Family Nymphaeaceae

              Spatterdock, Nupha luteum

              White Water Lily, Nymphaea odorata

Family Nyssaceae

              Tupelo-gum, Nyssa aquatica

Family Oleaceae

               Green Ash, Fraxinus pennsylvanica

Family Onagraceae

              Primrose-willow, Ludwigia decurrena

              Ludwigia peploides

              Oenothera humifusa

              Mexican Primrose, Oenothera speciosa

Family Oxalidaceae

              Blue Wood Sorrel, Oxalis rubra

              Yellow Wood Sorrel, Oxalis stricta

Family Papaveraeceae

              Golden Corydalis, Corydalis micrantha

Family Passifloraceae

              Passion Flower, Passiflora incarnata

Family Phytolaccaceae

              Pokeweed, Phytolacca americana

              Rouge Plant (Baby Peppers), Rivinia humilis

Family Platanaceae

              Sycamore, Platanus occidentalis

Family Polygonaceae

              Smartweed, Polygonum punctatum

              Jump Seed, Polygonum virginianum

              Curly Dock, Rumex crispus

Family Ranunculaceae

              Leather Flower, Clematis crispa

              Spiny Buttercup, Ranunculus muricatus

              Early Buttercup, Ranunculus fascicularis

              Small Flowered Crowfoot, Ranunculus sp.

Family Rhamnaceae

              Rattan Vine, Berchemia scandens

Family Rosaceae

              Cherry Laurel, Prunus caroliniana

              Cherokee Rose, Rosa laevigata

              Southern Dewberry, Rubus trivialis

              Blackberry, Rubus sp.

Family Rubiaceae

              Buttonbush, Cephalanthus occidentalis

              Buttonweed, Diodia virginiana

              Catchweed, Galium aparine

Family Rutaceae

              Toothache Tree, Zanthoxylum clava-herculis

Family Salicaceae

              Cottonwood, Populus deltoides

              Black Willow, Salix nigra

Family Sapindaceae

              Balloon Plant, Cardiospermum halicacabum

Family Saururaceae

              Lizard Tail, Saururus cernuus

Family Saxifragaceae

              Virginia Willow, Itea virginica

Family Scrophulariaceae

              Blue Waterhyssop, Bacopa carolinensis

              Smooth Waterhyssop, Bacopa monnieri

              Pimpernel, Lindernia sp.

              Bird’s Eye Speedwell, Veronica persica

Family Solanaceae

              Ground Cherry, Physalis angulata

              Horse Nettle, Solanum carolinense

              Black Nightshade, Solanum nigra

Family Ulmaceae

              Hackberry, Celtis laevigata

              American Elm, Ulmus americana

              Slippery Elm, Ulmus rubra

Family Urticaceae

              False Nettle, Boehmaria cylindrica

              Stinging Nettle, Urtica dioica

Family Verbenaceae

              American Beautyberry, Callicarpa americana

              Fogfruit, Lippia nodiflora

              Lantana, Ham and Eggs, Lantana camara

              Brazilian Vervain, Verbena brasilensis

Family Vitaceae

              Peppervine, Ampelopsis arborea

              Bushkiller, Cayratia japonica

              Virginia Creeper, Parthenocissus quinquefolia

              Muscadine, Vitis sp.