Invasive Species

With funding from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Uplands Invasive Plants Managment Section FNAI has developed the educational resources below to help disseminate information on a number of invasive exotic plant species.

Native Look-alikes

Click the image below to download a
Native Exotic Workshop Presentation (pptx)


Examples:

PDF information sheet for handouts:

JPG summary for presentations:

Species Descriptions

Species PDF handout JPG summary

Abrus precatorius

Acacia auriculiformis

Adenanthera pavonina

Agave sisalana

Albizia julibrissin

Albizia lebbeck

Aleurites fordii

Alocasia macrorrhizos

Alternanthera philoxeroides

Anredera vesicaria

Antigonon leptopus

Ardisia crenata

Ardisia elliptica

Ardisia japonica

Arundo donax

Asclepias curassavica

Asparagus aethiopicus

Azolla pinnata

Barleria cristata

Bauhinia purpurea

Bauhinia variegata

Begonia cucullata

Bischofia javanica

Broussonetia papyrifera

Callisia fragrans

Calophyllum antillanum

Casuarina spp.

Causonis trifolia

Cestrum diurnum

Cestrum nocturnum

Cinnamomum camphora

Clerodendrum chinense

Coccinia grandis

Colocasia esculenta

Colubrina asiatica

Commelina benghalensis

Crotalaria pallida var. obovata

Crotalaria spectabilis

Cryptocoryne walkeri

Cryptostegia madagascariensis

Cupaniopsis anacardioides

Cuscuta japonica

Cyperus alopecuroides

Cyperus entrerianus

Dactyloctenium aegyptium

Dalbergia sissoo

Dalechampia scandens

Dianella ensifolia

Dichrostachys cinerea ssp. africana

Dioscorea alata

Dioscorea bulbifera

Dioscorea polystachya

Eichhornia azurea

Eichhornia crassipes

Elaeagnus angustifolia

Elaeagnus pungens

Elaeagnus umbellata

Epipremnum pinnatum

Eucalyptus grandis

Eucalyptus torelliana

Eugenia uniflora

Eulophia graminea

Ficus altissima

Ficus microcarpa

Ficus pumila

Flacourtia indica

Furcraea foetida

Hemarthria altissima

Hydrilla verticillata

Hygrophila polysperma

Hylocereus undatus

Hymenachne amplexicaulis

Hyparrhenia rufa

Hyptis brevipes

Imperata cylindrica

Ipomoea aquatica

Ipomoea carnea ssp. fistulosa

Iris pseudacorus

Ixora coccinea

Jacquinia arborea

Jacquinia racemosa

Jasminum dichotomum

Jasminum fluminense

Jatropha curcas

Kalanchoe daigremontiana

Kalanchoe pinnata

Koelreuteria elegans ssp. formosana

Landoltia punctata

Lantana strigocamara

Leucaena leucocephala

Ligustrum lucidum

Ligustrum sinense

Limnophila indica

Lonicera japonica

Ludwigia peruviana

Lumnitzera racemosa

Luziola subintegra

Lygodium japonicum

Lygodium microphyllum

Macroptilium lathyroides

Manilkara zapota

Melaleuca quinquenervia

Melia azedarach

Melinis repens

Merremia tuberosa

Microstegium vimineum

Mikania micrantha

Mimusops coriacea

Mucuna pruriens

Myriophyllum spicatum

Nandina domestica

Nephrolepis brownii

Nephrolepis cordifolia

Neyraudia reynaudiana

Nymphoides cristata

Paederia cruddasiana

Paederia foetida

Panicum repens

Parthenium hysterophorus

Pennisetum polystachion

Pennisetum purpureum

Pennisetum setaceum

Perilla frutescens

Phyllanthus fluitans

Phyllostachys aurea

Phymatosorus scolopendria

Pistia stratiotes

Praxelis clematidea

Pseudelephantopus spicatus

Psidium cattleianum

Psidium guajava

Pteris vittata

Pueraria montana var. lobata

Pyrostegia venusta

Pyrus calleryana

Reynoutria japonica

Rhodomyrtus tomentosa

Ricinus communis

Rosa multiflora

Rottboellia cochinchinensis

Ruellia blechum

Ruellia simplex

Salsola kali

Salvinia molesta

Schefflera actinophylla

Schinus terebinthifolia

Scleria eggersiana

Scleria microcarpa

Senna alata

Senna pendula var. glabrata

Sesbania punicea

Solanum diphyllum

Solanum torvum

Solanum viarum

Sphagneticola trilobata

Syagrus romanzoffiana

Syngonium podophyllum

Syzygium cumini

Talipariti tiliaceum

Tamarix canariensis

Terminalia catappa

Terminalia muelleri

Thespesia populnea

Tradescantia fluminensis

Tradescantia spathacea

Trema orientalis

Triadica sebifera

Tribulus cistoides

Urena lobata

Urochloa maxima

Urochloa mutica

Vitex rotundifolia

Vitex trifolia

Wisteria sinensis

Ziziphus mauritiana