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Black Creek Forest
County: Miami-Dade County
Size: 6.98 acres
Latitude: 25.56862º Longitude: -80.37371º
Section: 7 Township: 56 Range: 40
Managing Agency: Miami-Dade County

There are 266 taxa reported for
Black Creek Forest

Group By Family:

Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Abrus precatorius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14686
Acalypha alopecuroidea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Acalypha chamaedrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Acalypha ostryifolia Present Native Not Introduced
Acrostichum danaeifolium Present Native Not Introduced
Adiantum anceps Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal Cultivated 14686
Adiantum tenerum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686 4672
Agalinis fasciculata Present Native Not Introduced
Albizia lebbeck Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14686
Alysicarpus vaginalis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Amaranthus viridis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Ambrosia artemisiifolia Present Native Not Introduced
Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Anemia adiantifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Angadenia berteroi Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Ardisia elliptica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14686
Ardisia escallonioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Argemone mexicana Present Native Not Introduced
Aristida purpurascens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Asclepias tuberosa Present Native Not Introduced
Asplenium dentatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Ayenia euphrasiifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Baccharis halimifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Barleria cristata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Bauhinia variegata var. variegata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14686
Bischofia javanica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14686
Boehmeria cylindrica Present Native Not Introduced
Bursera simaruba Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Byrsonima lucida Present Native Not Introduced
Cajanus cajan Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14686
Callicarpa americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Calyptocarpus vialis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Calyptranthes pallens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Capraria biflora Present Native Not Introduced
Cardiospermum halicacabum var. microcarpum Present Native Not Introduced
Caryota mitis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Cassytha filiformis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Catharanthus roseus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Cenchrus echinatus Present Native Not Introduced
Cenchrus incertus Present Native Not Introduced
Centrosema virginianum Present Native Not Introduced
Cestrum diurnum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Chamaecrista deeringiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Chamaecrista fasciculata Present Native Not Introduced
Chamaecrista nictitans var. aspera Present Native Not Introduced
Chaptalia albicans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Chiococca alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Chiococca parvifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Chromolaena odorata Present Native Not Introduced
Chrysobalanus icaco Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Cirsium horridulum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Cissus verticillata Present Native Not Introduced
Clematis baldwinii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Clerodendrum speciosissimum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14686
Cnidoscolus stimulosus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Coccothrinax argentata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Cocos nucifera Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Conyza canadensis Present Native Not Introduced
Crossopetalum ilicifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Crotalaria pumila Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Crotalaria rotundifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Crotalaria spectabilis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Croton glandulosus var. septentrionalis Present Native Not Introduced
Croton linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Ctenitis sloanei Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Cupaniopsis anacardioides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Cyperus filiculmis Present Native Not Introduced
Cyperus tetragonus Present Native Not Introduced
Dactyloctenium aegyptium Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Dalea carnea var. carnea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Delonix regia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Desmodium incanum Present Native Not Introduced
Desmodium lineatum Present Native Not Introduced
Desmodium marilandicum Present Native Not Introduced
Desmodium tortuosum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Dichanthelium aciculare Present Native Not Introduced
Dichanthelium ovale Present Native Not Introduced
Dichanthelium strigosum var. glabrescens Present Native Not Introduced
Digitaria ciliaris Present Native Not Introduced
Dioscorea bulbifera Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Diospyros virginiana Present Native Not Introduced
Dyschoriste angusta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Echites umbellatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Emilia fosbergii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Encyclia tampensis Present Native Not Introduced
Eragrostis ciliaris Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Eragrostis elliottii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Erechtites hieraciifolius Present Native Not Introduced
Eremochloa ophiuroides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Erythrina herbacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Eugenia axillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Eupatorium capillifolium Present Native Not Introduced
Euphorbia conferta Present Native Not Introduced
Euphorbia cyathophora Present Native Not Introduced
Euphorbia deltoidea subsp. adhaerens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Euphorbia graminea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Euphorbia heterophylla Present Native Not Introduced
Euphorbia hirta Present Native Not Introduced
Euphorbia hypericifolia Present Native Not Introduced
Euphorbia hyssopifolia Present Native Not Introduced
Euphorbia lasiocarpa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Euphorbia ophthalmica Present Native Not Introduced
Euphorbia pinetorum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Euphorbia polyphylla Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Euphorbia porteriana Present Native Not Introduced Native 2575 2575
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Ficus citrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Flaveria linearis Present Native Not Introduced
Forestiera segregata Present Native Not Introduced
Galactia floridana Present Native Not Introduced
Galactia pinetorum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Galactia volubilis Present Native Not Introduced
Galium bermudense Present Native Not Introduced
Guettarda scabra Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Hamelia patens var. patens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Heliotropium angiospermum Present Native Not Introduced
Hypericum hypericoides Present Native Not Introduced
Hyptis alata Present Native Not Introduced
Ilex cassine Present Native Not Introduced
Ilex krugiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Indigofera spicata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Indigofera suffruticosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Ipomoea triloba Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Jacquemontia curtisii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Jasminum dichotomum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Jasminum fluminense Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Kalanchoe pinnata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Lantana camara Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Lantana camara x depressa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Lantana depressa var. depressa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Lantana involucrata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Lepidium virginicum Present Native Not Introduced
Liatris gracilis Present Native Not Introduced
Liatris tenuifolia var. tenuifolia Present Native Not Introduced
Licania michauxii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Macroptilium lathyroides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Malvastrum corchorifolium Present Native Not Introduced
Melanthera parvifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Melinis minutiflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Melinis repens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Melothria pendula Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Metastelma blodgettii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Metopium toxiferum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Mikania scandens Present Native Not Introduced
Momordica charantia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14686
Morinda royoc Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Mosiera longipes Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Myrica cerifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Myrsine cubana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Nectandra coriacea Present Native Not Introduced
Nephrolepis brownii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Nephrolepis cordifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14686
Nephrolepis exaltata Present Native Not Introduced
Neptunia pubescens Present Native Not Introduced
Neyraudia reynaudiana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Oeceoclades maculata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14686
Oenothera simulans Present Native Not Introduced
Panicum maximum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Parietaria floridana Present Native Not Introduced
Parthenium hysterophorus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Parthenocissus quinquefolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Paspalum blodgettii Present Native Not Introduced
Paspalum caespitosum Present Native Not Introduced
Paspalum notatum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Paspalum setaceum Present Native Not Introduced
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Pectis glaucescens Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14686
Pennisetum purpureum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Persea palustris Present Native Not Introduced
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Phyla nodiflora Present Native Not Introduced
Phyllanthus pentaphyllus var. floridanus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Phyllanthus tenellus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14686
Physalis walteri Present Native Not Introduced
Pilea microphylla Present Native Not Introduced
Pinus elliottii var. densa Present Native Not Introduced
Piriqueta cistoides subsp. caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced
Pityopsis graminifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Polygala violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Polypremum procumbens Present Native Not Introduced
Portulaca oleracea Present Doubtfully Native Assumed to be Introduced
Psilotum nudum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Psychotria nervosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Pteridium caudatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Pteris bahamensis Present Native Not Introduced
Pteris vittata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Pterocaulon pycnostachyum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Ptychosperma elegans Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Quercus pumila Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Quercus virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Randia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Rhus copallinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Rhynchosia minima Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Rhynchospora floridensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Richardia grandiflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Ricinus communis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14686
Rottboellia cochinchinensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Sabatia stellaris Present Native Not Introduced
Sambucus nigra subsp. canadensis Present Native Not Introduced
Samolus ebracteatus Present Native Not Introduced
Sansevieria hyacinthoides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Schefflera actinophylla Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14686
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14686
Schizachyrium gracile Present Native Not Introduced
Schizachyrium rhizomatum Present Native Not Introduced
Schizachyrium sanguineum Present Native Not Introduced
Schoepfia schreberi Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Scleria ciliata var. ciliata Present Native Not Introduced Native 4671 4671
Senna mexicana var. chapmanii Present Native Not Introduced
Senna pendula var. glabrata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Serenoa repens Present Native Not Introduced
Setaria parviflora Present Native Not Introduced
Sida acuta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14686
Sida elliottii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Sida rhombifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14686
Sideroxylon salicifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Smilax auriculata Present Native Not Introduced
Smilax bona-nox Present Native Not Introduced
Smilax havanensis Present Native Not Introduced
Solidago odora var. chapmanii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Solidago stricta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Sonchus asper Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Sorghastrum secundum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Sorghum halepense Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Spermacoce neoterminalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Spermacoce prostrata Present Native Not Introduced
Spermacoce verticillata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Sphagneticola trilobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Spigelia anthelmia Present Native Not Introduced
Sporobolus pyramidalis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis Present Native Not Introduced
Stenaria nigricans var. floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Stenotaphrum secundatum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Stillingia sylvatica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Stylosanthes hamata Present Native Not Introduced
Swietenia mahagoni Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Symphyotrichum dumosum Present Native Not Introduced Native 4669 4669
Tectaria heracleifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Tectaria incisa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14686
Tephrosia spicata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20430 20430
Tetrazygia bicolor Present Native Not Introduced
Thelypteris augescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Thelypteris kunthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Thelypteris opulenta Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Thelypteris reptans var. reptans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Tillandsia fasciculata var. densispica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Toxicodendron radicans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Tradescantia spathacea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Tragia saxicola Present Native Not Introduced
Tragia urens Present Native Not Introduced
Trema lamarckiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 4670 4670
Trema micrantha Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Tridax procumbens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Tripsacum floridanum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Verbena brasiliensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Verbesina virginica Present Native Not Introduced
Vigna luteola Present Native Not Introduced
Vitis cinerea var. floridana Present Native Not Introduced
Vitis rotundifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686
Vittaria lineata Present Native Not Introduced
Waltheria indica Present Native Not Introduced
Youngia japonica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Zamia integrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14686


References for Black Creek Forest:
Anonymous. s.d. Vascular plant inventory, Biological evaluation report, vascular plant inventory, Black Creek Forest. In files of The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.
Bradley, K.A. 1994. Observations of vascular plants at Black Creek Forest, Dade County, Florida. June 15, 1994.
Bradley, K.A. & J. Redwine. 2004. Observations of vascular plants at Natural Forest Community #P-283, Pine Rockland, Miami-Dade County. 15 April 2004. The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.


Vouchers for Black Creek Forest:
Bradley 393, FTG
Bradley 394, FTG
Bradley 395, FTG
Bradley 396, FTG
Bradley 49, FTG
Bradley s.n., FTG