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Tropical Park
County: Miami-Dade County
Size: 275 acres
Latitude: 25.725º Longitude: -80.32º
Section: 22 Township: 54 Range: 40
Managing Agency: Miami-Dade County Department of Parks and Recreation

There are 195 taxa reported for
Tropical Park

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Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Abildgaardia ovata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8741
Abrus precatorius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Acacia auriculiformis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Acalypha chamaedrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Agave sisalana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Alysicarpus vaginalis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52489
Ambrosia artemisiifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027
Amorpha herbacea var. crenulata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 569
Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8744
Andropogon ternarius Present Native Not Introduced Native 21571
Anemia adiantifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8745
Angadenia berteroi Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Ardisia elliptica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Ardisia escallonioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Argemone mexicana Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027
Baccharis glomeruliflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 21571
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027
Bischofia javanica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Buchnera americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Bursera simaruba Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Callicarpa americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Calyptocarpus vialis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52489
Cardiospermum halicacabum var. microcarpum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 16320
Cassytha filiformis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Casuarina equisetifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Catharanthus roseus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027 8755
Cenchrus echinatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 16324
Cenchrus incertus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Centella asiatica Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Centrosema virginianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Chamaecrista nictitans var. aspera Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8756
Chaptalia albicans Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Chiococca parvifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Chromolaena odorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Coccoloba uvifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Combretum indicum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52489
Commelina erecta Present Native Not Introduced Native 21571
Conyza canadensis Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027 8762
Crossopetalum ilicifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Crotalaria incana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52489
Crotalaria pumila Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Crotalaria rotundifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Crotalaria spectabilis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027
Croton glandulosus var. septentrionalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8765
Croton linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Cupaniopsis anacardioides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced 50934
Cyperus odoratus Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Cyperus ovatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 16440
Cyperus polystachyos Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Dactyloctenium aegyptium Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027
Dalbergia sissoo Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Desmodium incanum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Desmodium triflorum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027
Dichanthelium aciculare Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8769
Dicliptera sexangularis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 16323
Digitaria ciliaris Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027 16319
Dyschoriste angusta Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Echites umbellatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Eleocharis interstincta Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Eleusine indica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027 8771
Emilia fosbergii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027
Eragrostis ciliaris Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027 16327
Eragrostis elliottii Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Erigeron quercifolius Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Eupatorium capillifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Euphorbia cyathophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Euphorbia heterophylla Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027
Euphorbia hirta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027
Euphorbia hyssopifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027 8758
Euphorbia mendezii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027 8759
Euploca procumbens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Not Invasive 52489
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Evolvulus sericeus Present Native Not Introduced Native 21571
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Ficus citrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Flaveria linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8774
Galactia parvifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Galactia pinetorum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Galium bermudense Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8775
Harpullia arborea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52489
Heliotropium polyphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Indigofera miniata var. florida Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Ipomoea hederifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027 16325
Ipomoea indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Ipomoea triloba Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Not Invasive 21571
Lantana camara Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027 8777
Lantana camara x depressa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Lantana depressa var. depressa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 16458
Lepidium virginicum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027 16318
Liatris gracilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Licania michauxii Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Livistona chinensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Ludwigia microcarpa Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Ludwigia octovalvis Present Native Not Introduced Native 16456 16456
Macroptilium lathyroides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027
Melaleuca viminalis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 52489
Melanthera parvifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8780
Melinis minutiflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15027
Melinis repens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Melochia corchorifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced 15027
Metastelma blodgettii Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8767
Momordica charantia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027
Morinda royoc Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Myrica cerifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 16328
Myrsine cubana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Nephrolepis brownii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52489
Nephrolepis cordifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52489
Nephrolepis exaltata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Neyraudia reynaudiana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Ophioglossum pendulum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52489
Panicum repens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52489
Panicum virgatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8783
Parthenocissus quinquefolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Paspalum caespitosum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8785
Paspalum monostachyum Present Native Not Introduced Native 21571
Paspalum setaceum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Pennisetum purpureum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Phyla nodiflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Phyllanthus pentaphyllus var. floridanus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Physalis walteri Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8791
Pilea microphylla Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Pinus elliottii var. densa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Piriqueta cistoides subsp. caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8792
Pityopsis graminifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Pluchea baccharis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 16438
Pluchea odorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 18344
Polygala violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8793
Psidium guajava Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Pteridium caudatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Pteris bahamensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8794
Quercus pumila Present Native Not Introduced Native 16461 16461
Quercus virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Randia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8795
Rhus copallinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8797
Rhynchosia cinerea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Rhynchosia minima Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Rhynchospora colorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Rhynchospora divergens Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Rhynchospora floridensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Richardia grandiflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027 8798
Ricinus communis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15027
Ruellia blechum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027
Ruellia succulenta Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8799
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Salix caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Schefflera actinophylla Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Schizachyrium rhizomatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8800
Schizachyrium sanguineum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8801
Scleria ciliata var. ciliata Present Native Not Introduced Native 21571
Senna pendula var. glabrata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027 16322
Serenoa repens Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Setaria parviflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8802
Sida acuta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027
Sida elliottii Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Sida rhombifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027
Sisyrinchium angustifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Smilax auriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Solanum americanum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027 16326
Solanum erianthum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Solanum viarum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced 40326
Solidago stricta Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8805
Sorghastrum secundum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Spermacoce remota Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027 16439
Spermacoce verticillata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027 8806
Sphagneticola trilobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15027
Spigelia anthelmia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027 8808
Sporobolus pyramidalis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 8809 8809
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Stenotaphrum secundatum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Stillingia sylvatica Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 16460
Stylosanthes hamata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15027
Swietenia mahagoni Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced 50934
Symphyotrichum adnatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Symphyotrichum dumosum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Symphyotrichum expansum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52489
Syngonium podophyllum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Thelypteris kunthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Toxicodendron radicans Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Tragia saxicola Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Trema micrantha Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Trichostema dichotomum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Tridax procumbens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15027
Tripsacum floridanum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 8812
Triumfetta semitriloba Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027 16321
Urena lobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15027
Varronia bullata subsp. humilis Present Native Not Introduced 50934
Vitis aestivalis Doubtfully Present 18755 18755
Vitis cinerea var. floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Vitis rotundifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027
Waltheria indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027 16457
Washingtonia robusta Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52489
Zamia integrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15027


References for Tropical Park:
Bradley, K.A., & S.W. Woodmansee. 2000. Observations of vascular plants at Tropical Park, Miami-Dade County, Florida. 7 July 2000. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Lange, J.J., L.M. Cuni. 2017. Observations of Vascular Plants at Tropical Park in Miami-Dade County, FL, USA on 03 Jun 2017.
Woodmansee, S., and M. Abdo. 2004. Observations of vascular plants at Tropical Park, Natural Forest Community #P-399PU). Miami-Dade County. 29 January, 2004. The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.
Woodmansee, S.W. 1998. Observations of vascular plants at Tropical Park, Dade County, Florida. 2 September 1998. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Woodmansee, S.W. 1999. Observations of vascular plants at Tropical Park, Dade County, Florida. 13 March 1999. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Woodmansee, S.W. 1999. Observations of vascular plants at Tropical Park, Dade County, Florida. 14 April 1999. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.


Vouchers for Tropical Park:
Tan & Raymond 22, FLAS
Tan & Raymond TP7, FLAS
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