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Torchwood Hammock Preserve
County: Monroe County (Keys)
Size: 243 acres
Latitude: 24.65327º Longitude: -81.38717º
Section: 33 Township: 66 Range: 29
Managing Agency: The Nature Conservancy

There are 109 taxa reported for
Torchwood Hammock Preserve

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Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Agalinis maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Agalinis obtusifolia Recorded as Present in Error 15211
Agave americana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15211
Agave decipiens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Amyris elemifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Ardisia escallonioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Avicennia germinans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Baccharis halimifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Batis maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14658
Blutaparon vermiculare Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Borrichia arborescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Borrichia frutescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Borrichia x cubana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Bourreria succulenta Present Native Not Introduced Native Cultivated 14658 729
Bourreria tomentosa Recorded as Present in Error 14658
Bursera simaruba Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Byrsonima lucida Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Calyptranthes pallens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Capraria biflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Casasia clusiifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Casuarina cunninghamiana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14658
Casuarina equisetifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14658
Cenchrus incertus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Chiococca alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Coccoloba diversifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Coccoloba uvifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Coccothrinax argentata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Conocarpus erectus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15232
Consolea corallicola Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658 8288
Crossopetalum rhacoma Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Cynophalla flexuosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Distichlis spicata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Dodonaea elaeagnoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Drypetes diversifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Erithalis fruticosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Ernodea littoralis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Eugenia axillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Eugenia foetida Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Euphorbia porteriana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Eustoma exaltatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Exothea paniculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Ficus citrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Fimbristylis cymosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14658
Fimbristylis spadicea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Flaveria linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Forestiera segregata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Funastrum clausum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Gossypium hirsutum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Guapira discolor Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Gyminda latifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Gymnanthes lucida Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Heterosavia bahamensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Hippomane mancinella Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Jacquinia keyensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Krugiodendron ferreum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Laguncularia racemosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Lantana involucrata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Leucaena leucocephala Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14658
Leucothrinax morrisii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Limonium carolinianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Lycium carolinianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Manilkara jaimiqui subsp. emarginata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Maytenus phyllanthoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Metastelma blodgettii Reported 14658
Metopium toxiferum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Monanthochloe littoralis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Morinda royoc Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Mosiera longipes Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Myrica cerifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Myrsine cubana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Opuntia stricta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Paspalum blodgettii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Paspalum setaceum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Pentalinon luteum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Piscidia piscipula Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Pithecellobium keyense Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Quadrella cynophallophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Randia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Reynosia septentrionalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Rhizophora mangle Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Salicornia bigelovii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Sarcocornia perennis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14658
Senna mexicana var. chapmanii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Sesuvium portulacastrum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Setaria macrosperma Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Sideroxylon celastrinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Sideroxylon salicifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Solanum bahamense Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Solanum erianthum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Sophora tomentosa var. truncata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Spartina spartinae Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Sporobolus virginicus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Suaeda linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Suriana maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Symphyotrichum tenuifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Thespesia populnea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14658
Thrinax radiata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Tillandsia fasciculata var. densispica Present Native Not Introduced Native 15211
Tillandsia flexuosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Tillandsia paucifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Tillandsia utriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658
Ximenia americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14658


References for Torchwood Hammock Preserve:
Avery, G.N. 1983. Botanical notes of George Avery, south Florida botanist 1922 - 1983. Fairchild Tropical Garden Archives.
Avery, G.N. 1983. Botanical notes of George Avery, south Florida botanist 1922 - 1983. Fairchild Tropical Garden Archives.
Hilsenbeck, C. E., A.H. Weiner, and R. Ehrig. 1994. Torchwood Hammock Preserve - management plan. January 10, 1994. Key West: The Nature Conservancy.
Kruer, C.R. 1992. An assessment of Florida’s Remaining Coastal Upland Natural Communities: Florida Keys. Tallahassee: Florida Natural Areas Inventory.
Scurlock, J.P. 1987. Native Trees and Shrubs of the Florida Keys. Bethel Park: Laurel Press.
Weiner, Art H. 1980. The Hardwood Hammocks of the Florida Keys: An Ecological Study (1977-1986). The National Audubon Society.


Vouchers for Torchwood Hammock Preserve:
Long et al. 2497, USF
Loran C. Anderson 14619, FSU
Williams s.n., FTG