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Red Reef Park
County: Palm Beach County
Size: 100 acres
Latitude: 26.362º Longitude: -80.07º
Managing Agency: City of Boca Raton

There are 182 taxa reported for
Red Reef Park

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Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Adonidia merrillii Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Not Invasive Cultivated
Agave decipiens Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Ageratina jucunda Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Alternanthera flavescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Alternanthera maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Ambrosia artemisiifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15297
Ampelopsis arborea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Amyris elemifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Andropogon virginicus var. glaucus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus Recorded as Present in Error 15297
Annona glabra Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Ardisia escallonioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Asclepias curassavica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive Cultivated
Asystasia gangetica Present Not Native, Naturalized R Invasive
Avicennia germinans Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Baccharis halimifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15297
Bursera simaruba Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Caesalpinia bonduc Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Cakile lanceolata Present Native Not Introduced Native
Callicarpa americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Calophyllum antillanum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Calophyllum inophyllum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Canavalia rosea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Carica papaya Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Carissa macrocarpa Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 15297
Casuarina equisetifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15297
Catharanthus roseus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15297
Celtis laevigata Present Native Not Introduced Native
Cenchrus echinatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Cenchrus incertus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Chiococca alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Chromolaena odorata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Chrysobalanus icaco Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Citharexylum spinosum Present Native Not Introduced Native
Cnidoscolus stimulosus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Coccoloba diversifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Coccoloba uvifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Cocos nucifera Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15297
Colubrina asiatica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15297
Commelina erecta Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Conocarpus erectus Present Native Not Introduced Native Cultivated
Crotalaria pumila Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Croton glandulosus var. septentrionalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Croton punctatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15354
Cupaniopsis anacardioides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Cynophalla flexuosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Cyperus odoratus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Dactyloctenium aegyptium Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15297
Dalbergia ecastaphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Diospyros virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Distichlis spicata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Drypetes lateriflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Echites umbellatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Ernodea littoralis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Erythrina herbacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Eugenia axillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Eugenia foetida Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Euphorbia cyathophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Euphorbia hirta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15297
Euphorbia hypericifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15297
Euphorbia hyssopifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15297
Euphorbia mesembryanthemifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Exothea paniculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Forestiera segregata Present Native Not Introduced Native
Funastrum clausum Present Native Not Introduced Native
Galactia volubilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Glandularia maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Gomphrena serrata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15297
Guapira discolor Present Native Not Introduced Native 15354
Hamelia patens var. patens Present Native Introduced Native Cultivated
Helianthus debilis subsp. debilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Heliotropium angiospermum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Hymenocallis latifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15354
Indigofera mucronata var. keyensis Recorded as Present in Error 15297
Indigofera spicata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal
Ipomoea alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Ipomoea indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Ipomoea pes-caprae subsp. brasiliensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Ipomoea violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Iresine diffusa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Iva imbricata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Jacquemontia reclinata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297 20598
Jasminum sambac Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Potentially Invasive Cultivated
Kalanchoe pinnata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15297
Krugiodendron ferreum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Laguncularia racemosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Lantana camara Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15297
Lantana involucrata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Licania michauxii Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Melanthera nivea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Melinis repens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15297
Melothria pendula Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Metopium toxiferum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Mikania cordifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Morinda royoc Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Morus rubra Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Myrcianthes fragrans Present Native Native
Myrica cerifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Myrsine cubana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Nectandra coriacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Nephrolepis brownii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Neptunia pubescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Ochrosia elliptica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Oeceoclades maculata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Opuntia humifusa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Opuntia stricta Present Native Not Introduced Native
Panicum amarum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Parthenocissus quinquefolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Paspalum vaginatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Pentalinon luteum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Persea borbonia var. borbonia Present Native Not Introduced Native 16601
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Physalis walteri Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Phytolacca americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 16601
Pithecellobium keyense Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Plumbago zeylanica Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Polygala violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Portulaca oleracea Present Doubtfully Native Assumed to be Introduced Potentially Invasive 15297
Psidium guajava Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Psychotria nervosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Psychotria tenuifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native
Ptychosperma elegans Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive Cultivated
Quadrella cynophallophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Quercus virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Randia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Remirea maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Rhabdadenia biflora Present Native Not Introduced Native
Rhizophora mangle Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Rhynchosia minima Present Native Not Introduced Native
Rhynchosia swartzii Recorded as Present in Error 15297
Richardia brasiliensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15297
Richardia scabra Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15297
Ricinus communis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15297
Rivina humilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Salvia coccinea Presumed Extirpated Presumed Extirpated Not Introduced Native 15297
Scaevola plumieri Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Scaevola taccada Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Schefflera actinophylla Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15297
Serenoa repens Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Sesuvium portulacastrum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Sida acuta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15297
Sideroxylon foetidissimum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Sideroxylon salicifolium Present Native Native
Simarouba glauca Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Smilax auriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Smilax bona-nox Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Smilax havanensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Solanum bahamense Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Solanum erianthum Present Native Not Introduced Native
Solidago stricta Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Sonchus oleraceus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal
Sophora tomentosa var. occidentalis Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Potentially Invasive Cultivated
Sophora tomentosa var. truncata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Spartina patens Present Native Native Cultivated
Sphagneticola trilobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15297
Stenotaphrum secundatum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive
Suriana maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Tephrosia curtissii Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Thespesia populnea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15297
Thrinax radiata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive Cultivated
Toxicodendron radicans Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Tradescantia spathacea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Trema micrantha Present Native Not Introduced Native 16601
Tribulus cistoides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15297
Trichostema dichotomum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Tridax procumbens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15297
Uniola paniculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Verbesina virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Vigna luteola Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Vitex trifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15297
Vitis cinerea var. floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Vitis rotundifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Vitis shuttleworthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Yucca aloifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297
Zamia furfuracea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive
Zanthoxylum fagara Present Native Not Introduced Native 15297


References for Red Reef Park:
Austin, D.F., and K. Coleman-Morris. 1976. Plants of the Boca Hammock. In files of The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.
Cox, A.C. 1988. Distribution and species composition of tree islands in Martin and Palm Beach counties. Masters Dissertation. Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton.
Johnson, A.F., and J.W. Muller. 1993. An assessment of Florida's remaining coastal upland natural communities: southeast Florida. Tallahassee: Florida Natural Areas Inventory.
United States Fish and Wildlife Service. 1996. Recovery plan for Beach Jacquemontia (Jacquemontia reclinata). Jacksonville: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
United States Fish and Wildlife Service. 2000. South Florida Multi-Species Recovery Plan. Atlanta: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.


Vouchers for Red Reef Park:
Coleman 131, FAU
Coleman 15, FAU