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Grassy Waters Preserve
County: Palm Beach County
Size: 14592 acres
Latitude: 26.8082923º Longitude: -80.1691971º
Notes: Link to Grassy Waters Preserve website.
Managing Agency: City of West Palm Beach

There are 234 taxa reported for
Grassy Waters Preserve

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Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Acacia auriculiformis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Acer rubrum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Acrostichum danaeifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Aeschynomene americana Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14630
Agalinis linifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Aletris lutea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Ampelopsis arborea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Amphicarpum muhlenbergianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Andropogon ternarius Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus Doubtfully Present 14630
Annona glabra Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Apteria aphylla Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Ardisia elliptica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Ardisia escallonioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Aristida palustris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Asclepias lanceolata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Baccharis glomeruliflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 16601
Baccharis halimifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Bacopa caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Bacopa monnieri Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14630
Bigelowia nudata subsp. australis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Blechnum serrulatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Bletia purpurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Boehmeria cylindrica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Buchnera americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Burmannia capitata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Callicarpa americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Campyloneurum phyllitidis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Cassytha filiformis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Celtis laevigata Present Native Not Introduced Native 16601
Centella asiatica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Cephalanthus occidentalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Chamaecrista fasciculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Chaptalia tomentosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Chrysobalanus icaco Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Chrysophyllum oliviforme Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Cirsium horridulum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Cladium jamaicense Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Conoclinium coelestinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Coreopsis floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Coreopsis leavenworthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Crinum americanum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52252
Crinum asiaticum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14630
Cyperus ligularis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Dichanthelium commutatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Dichanthelium erectifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Diodia virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Dioscorea bulbifera Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Diospyros virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 16601
Drosera capillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Dyschoriste angusta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eleocharis geniculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eleocharis interstincta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Emilia fosbergii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14630
Encyclia tampensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eragrostis atrovirens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Erigeron vernus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eriocaulon compressum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eriocaulon decangulare Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eriocaulon ravenelii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eugenia axillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eugenia uniflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Eulophia alta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eupatorium capillifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eupatorium mikanioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eupatorium mohrii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Euthamia caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Fimbristylis autumnalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Fimbristylis cymosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14630
Flaveria linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Fuirena breviseta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Fuirena scirpoidea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Funastrum clausum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Habenaria floribunda Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Helenium pinnatifidum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Heliotropium polyphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Hibiscus furcellatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Hydrolea corymbosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Hypericum cistifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Hypericum fasciculatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Hypericum hypericoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Hypericum tetrapetalum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Hyptis alata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Ilex cassine Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Ilex glabra Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Ipomoea sagittata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Iva microcephala Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Juncus paludosus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Juncus scirpoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Justicia angusta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Lachnanthes caroliana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Lachnocaulon anceps Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Liatris spicata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Lindernia grandiflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Lobelia glandulosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Ludwigia maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Ludwigia peruviana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Lycopodiella appressa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Lycopodiella caroliniana Assumed to be Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Lycopodiella cernua var. cernua Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Lygodium microphyllum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Lyonia fruticosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Lythrum alatum var. lanceolatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Magnolia virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Mecardonia acuminata subsp. peninsularis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Melaleuca quinquenervia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Metopium toxiferum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Mikania scandens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Mimosa quadrivalvis var. angustata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Mitreola sessilifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Morus rubra Present Native Not Introduced Native 16601
Myrica cerifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Myrsine cubana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Nephrolepis biserrata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Nephrolepis exaltata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Nuphar lutea subsp. advena Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Nymphaea odorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Nymphoides aquatica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Orthosia scoparia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Osmunda regalis var. spectabilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Panicum maximum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14630
Panicum repens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Panicum tenerum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Paspalum boscianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Peltandra virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Persea borbonia var. borbonia Recorded as Present in Error 14630
Persea palustris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Physalis angulata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Pinguicula pumila Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Pinus elliottii var. densa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Pityopsis graminifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Pleopeltis polypodioides var. michauxiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Pluchea baccharis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Polygala cruciata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Polygala cymosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Polygala lutea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Polygala violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Polygonum hydropiperoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Polypremum procumbens Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14630
Pontederia cordata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Proserpinaca palustris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Proserpinaca pectinata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Psidium cattleianum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Psidium guajava Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Psilotum nudum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Psychotria nervosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Psychotria tenuifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Pteridium pseudocaudatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Pteris vittata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Pterocaulon pycnostachyum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Quercus laurifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Quercus virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Rhexia nashii Doubtfully Present 14630
Rhynchospora divergens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Rhynchospora filifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Rhynchospora inundata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Rhynchospora latifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Rhynchospora microcarpa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Rhynchospora miliacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Rhynchospora tracyi Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Ruellia caroliniensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Sabatia decandra Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Saccharum giganteum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Sacoila lanceolata var. paludicola Doubtfully Present 14630
Sagittaria lancifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Salix caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Sambucus nigra subsp. canadensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Schizachyrium scoparium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Schoenus nigricans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Schoepfia schreberi Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Senna pendula var. glabrata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Serenoa repens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Sida cordifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14630
Simarouba glauca Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Sisyrinchium angustifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Smilax laurifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Solidago fistulosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Solidago stricta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Spathoglottis plicata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Not Invasive 52252
Spermacoce verticillata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14630
Sphagneticola trilobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Spiranthes odorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Stillingia aquatica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Symphyotrichum bahamense Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Syngonanthus flavidulus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Syzygium cumini Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Taxodium ascendens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Taxodium distichum Present Native Not Introduced Native 16601
Teucrium canadense Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Thalia geniculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Thelypteris augescens Recorded as Present in Error 14630
Thelypteris interrupta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Thelypteris kunthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Tiedmannia filiformis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Tillandsia balbisiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Tillandsia fasciculata var. densispica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Tillandsia flexuosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Tillandsia paucifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Tillandsia recurvata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Tillandsia setacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Tillandsia usneoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Tillandsia utriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Toxicodendron radicans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Triadenum virginicum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Tripsacum dactyloides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Typha latifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Urena lobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14630
Utricularia cornuta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Utricularia foliosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Utricularia gibba Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Utricularia purpurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Utricularia resupinata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Utricularia striata Recorded as Present in Error 14630
Utricularia subulata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Vigna luteola Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Viola lanceolata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Vitis cinerea var. floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Vitis rotundifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Vittaria lineata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Woodwardia virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Xyris ambigua Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Xyris brevifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Xyris caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Xyris difformis var. floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Xyris elliottii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630
Xyris smalliana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14630


References for Grassy Waters Preserve:
Buttry, K. Photograph voucher of Crinum americanum and Spathoglottis plicata at Grassy Waters Preserve, Palm Beach County, FL, USA on 01 Jan 2015. Email Communication 01 Jan 2015.
Cox, A.C. 1988. Distribution and species composition of tree islands in Martin and Palm Beach counties. Masters Dissertation. Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton.
Farnsworth, S. 1993. Plant list – Water Catchment Buffer – ecosite 108 and adjacent lands. Updated 8/12/93. In files of The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.
Gann, G.D., K.A. Bradley, & S.W. Woodmansee. 2001. Revisions of taxonomic names based upon observations and literature by others. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.