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Division Magnoliopsida, Order Casuarinales to Order Violales, and Division Pteridophyta

CLASS ORDER FAMILY GENUS/SPECIES COMMON NAME
Magnoliopsida Casuarinales Casuarinaceae Casuarina cunninghamiana
*Non-native*

River Sheoak, Beefwood

Magnoliopsida Casuarinales Casuarinaceae Casuarina equisetifolia
*Non-native*

Australian Pine

Magnoliopsida Casuarinales Casuarinaceae Casuarina glauca
*Non-native*

Gray Sheoak, Scaly-Bark Beefwood

Magnoliopsida Dipsacales Caprifoliaceae Lonicera japonica
*Non-native*

Japanese Honeysuckle

Magnoliopsida Ebenales Ebenaceae Diospyros virginiana

Persimmon

Magnoliopsida Ebenales Sapotaceae Manilkara zapota
*Non-native*

Sapodilla

Magnoliopsida Ebenales Sapotaceae Sideroxylon foetidissimum

Mastic, False Mastic

Magnoliopsida Ebenales Sapotaceae Sideroxylon tenax

Tough Bumelia, Tough Bully

Magnoliopsida Ericales Empetraceae Ceratiola ericoides

Florida Rosemary, Sand Heath

Magnoliopsida Ericales Ericaceae Befaria racemosa

Tarflower

Magnoliopsida Ericales Ericaceae Lyonia ferruginea

Rusty Lyonia

Magnoliopsida Ericales Ericaceae Lyonia fruticosa

Staggerbush, Coastal plain Staggerbush

Magnoliopsida Ericales Ericaceae Lyonia lucida

Fetterbush

Magnoliopsida Ericales Ericaceae Vaccinium myrsinites

Shiny Blueberry

Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae Bischofia javanica
*Non-native*

Javanese Bishopwood

Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae Chamaesyce mesembryanthemifolia

Coastal Beach Sandmat

Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae Cnidoscolus stimulosus

Fingerot

Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae Euphorbia cyathophora

Poinsettia, Painted Leaf

Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae Ricinus communis
*Non-native*

Castorbean

Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae Triadica sebifera
*Non-native*

Chineese Tallow

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Abrus precatorius
*Non-native*

Rosary Pea

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Acacia auriculiformis
*Non-native*

Earleaf Acacia

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Albizia julibrissen
*Non-native*

Mimosa tree, Silktree

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Albizia lebbeck
*Non-native*

Woman's Tongue

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Bauhinia variegata
*Non-native*

Mountain Ebony

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Caesalpinia bonduc

Nickerbean

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Canavalia rosea

Baybean

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Dalbergia sissoo
*Non-native*

Indian Rosewood

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Chamaecrista fasciculata

Partridge Pea

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Dalea feayi

Feay's Prarie Clover

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Erythrinia herbacea

Redcardinal, Eastern Coralbean

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Indigofera miniata

Western Coastal Indigo

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Leucaena leucocephala
*Non-native*

White Leadtree

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Mimosa pigra
*Non-native*

Catclaw Mimosa

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Pithecellobium keyense

Blackbead, Florida Keys Blackbead

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Pueraria montana
*Non-native*

Kudzu

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Schrankia microphylla

Sensitive Briar

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Senna pendula glabrata
*Non-native*

Valamuerto

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Sesbania punicea
*Non-native*

Rattlebox

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Sophora tomentosa

Necklace Pod

Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae Wisteria sinensis
*Non-native*

Chinese Wisteria

Magnoliopsida Fagales Fagaceae Quercus chapmanii

Chapman's Oak

Magnoliopsida Fagales Fagaceae Quercus geminata

Sand Live Oak

Magnoliopsida Fagales Fagaceae Quercus myrtifolia

Myrtle Oak

Magnoliopsida Fagales Fagaceae Quercus virginiana

Live Oak

Magnoliopsida Gentianales Apocynaceae Alstonia macrophylla
*Non-native*

Deviltree

Magnoliopsida Gentianales Apocynaceae Echites umbellata

Devil's Potato

Magnoliopsida Gentianales Apocynaceae Rhabdadenia biflora

Rubber Vine

Magnoliopsida Gentianales Asclepiadaceae Cynanchum scoparium

Leafless Swallow-wort

Magnoliopsida Geraniales Burseraceae Bursera simaruba

Gumbo Limbo

Magnoliopsida Geraniales Burseraceae Bursera stricta

Prickly-pear Cactus

Magnoliopsida Geraniales Rutaceae Amyris elemifera

Torchwood, Sea Torchwood

Magnoliopsida Geraniales Rutaceae Zanthoxylum clava-herculis

Hercules Club, Hercule's-club Prickly Ash

Magnoliopsida Haloragales Haloragaceae Myriophyllum aquaticum
*Non-native*

Parrotfeather

Magnoliopsida Haloragales Haloragaceae Myriophyllum spicatum
*Non-native*

Eurasian Watermilfoil

Magnoliopsida Juglandales Juglandaceae Carya floridana

Scrub Hickory

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Boraginaceae Argusia gnaphalodes

Sea Lavender, Sea Rosemary

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Boraginaceae Heliotropium curassavicum

Seaside Heliotrope

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Lamiaceae Conradina grandiflora

Largeflower False Rosemary, Scrub Mint

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Lamiaceae Dicerandra immaculata

Lakela's Mint

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Lamiaceae Monarda punctata

Spotted Beebalm

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Lamiaceae Piloblephis rigida

Pennyroyal

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Verbenaceae Avicennia germinans

Black Mangrove

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Verbenaceae Avicennia polyphyllum

Heliotrope

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Verbenaceae Callicarpa americana

Beautyberry

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Verbenaceae Lantana camara
*Non-native*

Lantana, Largeleaf Lantana

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Verbenaceae Lantana involucrata

Lantana, Buttonsage

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Verbenaceae Tournefortia gnaphalodes

Sea Rosemary

Magnoliopsida Lamiales Verbenaceae Vitex trifolia
*Non-native*

Simpleleaf Chastetree

Magnoliopsida Laurales Lauraceae Cinnamomum camphora
*Non-native*

Camphortree

Magnoliopsida Laurales Lauraceae Cassytha filiformis

Love Vine, Dodder, Devil's Gut

Magnoliopsida Laurales Lauraceae Nectandra coriacea

Lancewood, Florida Netandra

Magnoliopsida Laurales Lauraceae Persea borbonia

Redbay

Magnoliopsida Magnoliales Annonaceae Asimina reticulata

Netted Pawpaw

Magnoliopsida Magnoliales Annonaceae Asimina tetramera

Four-petal Pawpaw

Magnoliopsida Malvales Malvaceae Hibiscus tiliaceus
*Non-native*

Sea Hibiscus

Magnoliopsida Malvales Malvaceae Kosteletzkya virginica

Saltmarsh Mallow

Magnoliopsida Malvales Malvaceae Thespesia populnea
*Non-native*

Portia Tree

Magnoliopsida Malvales Malvaceae Urena lobata
*Non-native*

Caesarweed

Magnoliopsida Myricales Myricaceae Myrica cerifera

Wax Myrtle

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Combretaceae Conocarpus erecta

Buttonwood

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Combretaceae Laguncularia racemosa

White Mangrove

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Combretaceae Terminalia catappa
*Non-native*

Tropical Almond

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Combretaceae Terminalia muelleri
*Non-native*

Australian Almond

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Lythraceae Ammannia latifolia

Toothcups

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Lythraceae Lythrum lineare

Wand Lythrum

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae Eugenia axillaris

White Stopper

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae Eugenia foetida

Spanish Stopper, Boxleaf stopper

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae Eugenia uniflora
*Non-native*

Surinam Cherry

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae Melaleuca quinquenervia
*Non-native*

Melaleuca

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae Myrcianthes fragrans

Twinberry, Twinberry Stopper, Simpson's Stopper, West Indian Nakedwood

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae Psidium cattleianum
*Non-native*

Strawberry Guava

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae Psidium guajava
*Non-native*

Guava

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae Rhodomyrtus tomentosus
*Non-native*

Rose Myrtle

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae Syzygium cumini
*Non-native*

Java Plum

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae Syzygium jambos
*Non-native*

Malabar Plum

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Onagraceae Ludwigia peruviana

Primrose Willow

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Onagraceae Ludwigia repens

Creeping Water Purslane, Creeping Primrose-willow

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Onagraceae Oenothera humifusa

Seabeach Evening Primose

Magnoliopsida Myrtales Rhizophoraceae Rhizophora mangle

Red Mangrove

Magnoliopsida Plumbaginales Plumbaginaceae Limonium carolinianum

Sea Lavender

Magnoliopsida Polemoniales Convolvulaceae Ipomoea alba
*Non-native*

Moonflower

Magnoliopsida Polemoniales Convolvulaceae Ipomoea sagittata

Morning-glory

Magnoliopsida Polygales Polygalaceae Polygala smallii

Tiny Polygala

Magnoliopsida Polygonales Polygonaceae Antigonon leptopus
*Non-native*

Coral Vine

Magnoliopsida Polygonales Polygonaceae Coccoloba uvifera

Sea Grape

Magnoliopsida Polygonales Polygonaceae Coccoloba diversifolia

Pigeon Plum, Tietongue

Magnoliopsida Polygonales Polygonaceae Polygonum hydropiperpoides

Mild Water-pepper

Magnoliopsida Polygonales Polygonaceae Polygonum punctatum

Dotted Smartweed

Magnoliopsida Polygonales Polygonaceae Rumex hastatulus

Sorrell

Magnoliopsida Primulales Mrysinaceae Ardisia crenata
*Non-native*

Coral Ardisia

Magnoliopsida Primulales Mrysinaceae Ardisia elliptica
*Non-native*

Shoebutton Ardisia

Magnoliopsida Primulales Mrysinaceae Ardisia escallonoides

Marbleberry, Marlberry, Island Marlberry

Magnoliopsida Primulales Myrsinaceae Myrsine guianensis

Myrsine

Magnoliopsida Primulales Myrsinaceae Rapanea punctata

Rapanea, Myrsine, Colicwood

Magnoliopsida Primulales Primulaceae Samolus parviflorus

Small Flower Water Pimpernel, Water Brookweed

Magnoliopsida Primulales Primulaceae Samolus valerandi

Pineland Pimpernel

Magnoliopsida Rhamnales Vitaceae Ampelopsis arborea

Pepper Vine

Magnoliopsida Rhamnales Vitaceae Cissus sicyoides

Possum Grape

Magnoliopsida Rhamnales Vitaceae Cissus trifoliata

Sorrelvine, Marinevine

Magnoliopsida Rhamnales Vitaceae Colubrina asiatica
*Non-native*

Asian Nakedwood

Magnoliopsida Rhamnales Vitaceae Parthenocissus quinquefolia

Virginia Creeper

Magnoliopsida Rhamnales Vitaceae Vitis aestivalis

Summer Grape

Magnoliopsida Rhamnales Vitaceae Vitis rotundifolia

Muscadine Grape

Magnoliopsida Rhamnales Vitaceae Vitis shuttleworthii

Calloose Grape

Magnoliopsida Rosales Chrysobalanaceae Chrysobalanus icaco

Icaco Coco Plum

Magnoliopsida Rosales Chrysobalanaceae Licania michauxii

Gopher Apple

Magnoliopsida Rosales Crassulaceae Kalanchoe pinnata
*Non-native*

Cathedral Bells

Magnoliopsida Rosales Fabaceae Caesalpinia bonduc

Gray Nicker

Magnoliopsida Rosales Fabaceae Dalbergia ecastrophyllum

Coin-vine

Magnoliopsida Rosales Fabaceae Vicia acutifolia

Four Leaf Vetch

Magnoliopsida Rosales Fabaceae Vigna luteola

Cow Peas

Magnoliopsida Rosales Surianaceae Suriana maritima

Bay Cedar, Baycedar

Magnoliopsida Rubiales Caprifoliaceae Sambucus canadensis

Elderberry

Magnoliopsida Rubiales Rubiaceae Chiococca alba

Snowberry

Magnoliopsida Rubiales Rubiaceae Psychotria nervosa

Shiny-leaved Wild Coffee, Seminole Balsamo

Magnoliopsida Rubiales Rubiaceae Psychotria sulzneri

Soft-leaved Wild Coffee

Magnoliopsida Rubiales Rubiaceae Randia aculeata

White Indigoberry

Magnoliopsida Salicales Salicaceae Salix caroliniana

Carolina Willow

Magnoliopsida Santalales Olacaceae Ximenia americana

Tallowwood, Tallow Wood, Hog Plum

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Anacardiaceae Metopium toxiferum

Poisonwood, Florida Poisontree

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Anacardiaceae Oxypolis filiformis

Water Dropwort

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Anacardiaceae Rhus copallina

Shining Sumac, Dwarf Sumac

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Anacardiaceae Schinus terebinthifolius
*Non-native*

Brazilian Pepper

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Anacardiaceae Toxicodendron radicans

Eastern Poison Ivy

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Aquifoliaceae Ilex cassine

Dahoon Holly

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Meliaceae Melia azedarach
*Non-native*

Chinaberrytree

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Rutaceae Citrus spp.
*Non-Native*

Feral Citrus

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Rutaceae Murraya exotica
*Non-native*

Chinese Box

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Rutaceae Zanthoxylum fagara

Wild Lime

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Sapindaceae Cupaniopsis anacardioides
*Non-native*

Carrotwood

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Sapindaceae Dodonaea viscosa

Hopbush, Florida Hopbush, Hopseed Bush

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Sapindaceae Exothea paniculata

Inkwood, Butterbough

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Sapindaceae Koelreuteria elegans
*Non-native*

Flamegold

Magnoliopsida Sapindales Zygophyllaceae Tribulus cistoides
*Non-native*

Jamaican Feverplant

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Acanthaceae Asystasia gangetica
*Non-native*

Chinese Violet

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Acanthaceae Blechum pyramidatum
*Non-native*

Browne's Blechum

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Acanthaceae Hygrophila polysperma
*Non-native*

Dwarf Hygrophila

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Acanthaceae Ruellia caroliniensis
*Non-native*

Britton's Wild Petunia

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Bignoniaceae Macfadyena unguis-cati
*Non-native*

Catclawvine

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Lentibulariaceae Utricularia spp.

Bladder Wort

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Oleaceae Forestiera segregata

Florida Swamp Privet

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Oleaceae Jasminum dichotomum
*Non-native*

Gold Coast Jasmine

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Oleaceae Jasminum fluminense
*Non-native*

Jazmin de Trapo

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Oleaceae Ligustrum lucidum
*Non-native*

Glossy Privet

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Oleaceae Ligustrum sinense
*Non-native*

Chinese Privet

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Oleaceae Osmanthus americana

Devilwood

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae Bacopa monnieri
*Non-native*

Smooth Water-hyssop

Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae Limnophila sessiliflora
*Non-native*

Asian Marshweed

Magnoliopsida Solanales Convolulacaea Ipomoea imperati

Beach Morning Glory

Magnoliopsida Solanales Convolulacaea Ipomoea pes-caprae

Railroad Vine, Bayhops

Magnoliopsida Solanales Convolulacaea Ipomoea triloba

Littlebell

Magnoliopsida Solanales Polemoniaceae Gilia rubra

Standing Cypress

Magnoliopsida Solanales Solanaceae Cestrum diurnum
*Non-native*

Day Jessamine

Magnoliopsida Solanales Solanaceae Lycium carolinianum

Christmas Berry

Magnoliopsida Solanales Solanaceae Physalis viscosa

Ground Cherry

Magnoliopsida Solanales Solanaceae Solanum diphyllum
*Non-native*

Twoleaf Nightshade

Magnoliopsida Solanales Solanaceae Solanum viarum
*Non-native*

Tropical Soda Apple

Magnoliopsida Theales Clusiaceae Calophyllum antillanum
*Non-native*

Antilles Calophyllum

Magnoliopsida Urticales Moraceae Broussonetia papyrifera
*Non-native*

Paper Mulberry

Magnoliopsida Urticales Moraceae Ficus altissima
*Non-native*

Council Tree

Magnoliopsida Urticales Moraceae Ficus aurea

Strangler Fig, Florida Strangler Fig

Magnoliopsida Urticales Moraceae Ficus thonningii
*Non-native*

Chinese Banyan

Magnoliopsida Urticales Moraceae Morus rubra

Red Mulberry

Magnoliopsida Urticales Urticaceae Boehmeria cylindrica

False Nettle

Magnoliopsida Violales Passifloraceae Begonia cucullata
*Non-native*

Clubed Begonia

Magnoliopsida Violales Passifloraceae Passiflora suberosa

Corkystem Passionflower

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