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Tree Island Park
County: Miami-Dade County
Size: 120 acres
Latitude: 25.751124º Longitude: -80.434687º
Managing Agency: Miami-Dade County Department of Environmental Resources Management Natural Resources Division

There are 272 taxa reported for
Tree Island Park

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Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Acrostichum danaeifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 34886 34886
Agalinis fasciculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Ageratum conyzoides subsp. conyzoides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Aletris lutea Recorded as Present in Error 34883 34883
Amaranthus spinosus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal
Amaranthus viridis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Ambrosia artemisiifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 45223
Ammannia latifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native
Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Anemia adiantifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native
Angadenia berteroi Present Native Not Introduced Native
Ardisia elliptica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Argemone mexicana Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Aristida purpurascens Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Asclepias curassavica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Baccharis glomeruliflora Present Native Not Introduced Native
Bacopa monnieri Present Native Not Introduced Native
Bauhinia purpurea Recorded as Present in Error 45223
Bauhinia variegata var. variegata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 45223
Bischofia javanica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Blechnum serrulatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Bletia purpurea Present Native Not Introduced 51261
Boehmeria cylindrica Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Buchnera americana Present Native Not Introduced Native
Bursera simaruba Present Native Not Introduced Native
Calophyllum antillanum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Calyptocarpus vialis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Cardiospermum halicacabum var. microcarpum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 45223
Casuarina equisetifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 45223
Celtis laevigata Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Cenchrus echinatus Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Centella asiatica Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Cephalanthus occidentalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Cestrum diurnum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 45223
Chamaecrista nictitans var. aspera Present Native Not Introduced Native
Chamaedorea seifrizii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Chiococca parvifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native
Chromolaena odorata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Cirsium horridulum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Cissus verticillata Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Cladium jamaicense Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Coccoloba diversifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native
Coccoloba uvifera Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Commelina diffusa var. diffusa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Conoclinium coelestinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Conyza canadensis Present Native Not Introduced
Corchorus aestuans Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Corchorus hirtus Present Native Not Introduced 50038
Corchorus siliquosus Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Crassocephalum crepidioides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Crinum americanum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Crotalaria pallida var. obovata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Croton glandulosus var. septentrionalis Present Native Not Introduced Native
Cyclospermum leptophyllum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Cyperus flavescens Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Cyperus ligularis Present Native Not Introduced Native
Cyperus odoratus Present Native Not Introduced Native
Cyperus prolifer Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 34885 34885
Cyperus rotundus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Cyperus surinamensis Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Dactyloctenium aegyptium Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Desmodium incanum Present Native Not Introduced
Desmodium scorpiurus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Desmodium tortuosum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Dichanthelium aciculare Present Native Not Introduced Native
Dichanthelium dichotomum Present Native Not Introduced
Dichanthelium erectifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Dichondra carolinensis Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Digitaria ciliaris Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Diodia virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Dypsis lutescens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Eclipta prostrata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Eleocharis cellulosa Present Native Not Introduced
Eleocharis geniculata Present Native Not Introduced Native
Eleusine indica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Emilia fosbergii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Emilia sonchifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Epipremnum pinnatum cv. Aureum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 45223
Equisetum hyemale var. affine Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Eragrostis ciliaris Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Eragrostis elliottii Present Native Not Introduced Native
Erechtites hieraciifolius Present Native Not Introduced Native
Erigeron quercifolius Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Erucastrum gallicum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Eugenia axillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native
Eulophia alta Present Native Not Introduced Native
Eupatorium capillifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native
Eupatorium leptophyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Eupatorium mikanioides Present Native Not Introduced Native
Euphorbia conferta Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Euphorbia cyathophora Present Native Not Introduced
Euphorbia graminea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Euphorbia heterophylla Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Euphorbia hirta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Euphorbia hypericifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 45223
Euphorbia hyssopifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Euphorbia lasiocarpa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Euphorbia mendezii Present Not Native, Naturalized Not Introduced
Euploca procumbens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Eustachys glauca Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Ficus citrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native
Fimbristylis cymosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Fimbristylis dichotoma Present Native Not Introduced
Flacourtia indica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Flaveria linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Flaveria trinervia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Fuirena breviseta Present Native Not Introduced Native 34881 34881
Funastrum clausum Present Native Not Introduced Native
Galinsoga quadriradiata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Gamochaeta antillana Present Native Not Introduced
Helianthus annuus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Heliotropium angiospermum Present Native Not Introduced
Heliotropium polyphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Hydrocotyle verticillata var. verticillata Present Native Not Introduced Native
Hymenocallis palmeri Present Native Not Introduced
Hypericum hypericoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Hyptis alata Present Native Not Introduced Native
Ilex cassine Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Imperata cylindrica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Indigofera spicata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Ipomoea indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Ipomoea microdactyla Present Native Not Introduced Native
Ipomoea sagittata Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Ipomoea triloba Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Iva microcephala Present Native Not Introduced Native
Juncus megacephalus Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Justicia angusta Present Native Not Introduced
Kalanchoe daigremontiana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Kosteletzkya virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Lantana camara Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Laportea aestuans Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Lepidium virginicum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Leucaena leucocephala Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Linum medium var. texanum Present Native Not Introduced Native
Lobelia glandulosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Ludwigia microcarpa Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Ludwigia octovalvis Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Ludwigia repens Present Native Not Introduced
Lythrum alatum var. lanceolatum Present Native Not Introduced Native
Macroptilium lathyroides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Medicago lupulina Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Melaleuca quinquenervia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Melaleuca viminalis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 45223
Melanthera angustifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native
Melothria pendula Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Mikania scandens Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Mimosa pudica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Mitreola petiolata Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Mitreola sessilifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native
Momordica charantia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Muhlenbergia capillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Musa x paradisiaca Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Myrica cerifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Myrsine cubana Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Nephrolepis brownii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Nephrolepis cordifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Nephrolepis exaltata Present Native Not Introduced Native
Nephrolepis falcata forma furcans Present Not Native, Naturalized Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 45223
Neyraudia reynaudiana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Nuphar lutea subsp. advena Present Native Not Introduced Native
Oeceoclades maculata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 45223
Oldenlandia corymbosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Osmunda regalis var. spectabilis Present Native Not Introduced 51261
Oxalis corniculata Present Native Not Introduced Native
Panicum dichotomiflorum var. bartowense Present Native Not Introduced Native
Panicum hemitomon Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Panicum repens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Panicum tenerum Present Native Not Introduced Native
Parietaria floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Parthenium hysterophorus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Parthenocissus quinquefolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Paspalum blodgettii Present Native Not Introduced Native
Paspalum caespitosum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Paspalum monostachyum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Paspalum setaceum Present Native Not Introduced Native
Paspalum urvillei Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Peltandra virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Pennisetum purpureum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Persea palustris Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Phyla nodiflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Phyla stoechadifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 34884 34884
Phyllanthus caroliniensis subsp. saxicola Present Native Not Introduced Native
Phyllanthus tenellus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Physalis walteri Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Pilea microphylla Present Native Not Introduced Native
Piriqueta cistoides subsp. caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native
Pityrogramma trifoliata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Pluchea baccharis Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Pluchea carolinensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 45223
Pluchea odorata Present Native Not Introduced Native
Polygala balduinii Present Native Not Introduced Native 34882 34882
Polygala violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Pontederia cordata Present Native Not Introduced Native
Portulaca oleracea Present Doubtfully Native Assumed to be Introduced Ruderal
Proserpinaca palustris Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Psilotum nudum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Psychotria nervosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Psychotria tenuifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Pteridium caudatum Present Native Not Introduced Native
Pteris bahamensis Present Native Not Introduced Native
Pteris vittata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 45223
Ptychosperma elegans Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Rhynchospora colorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Rhynchospora divergens Present Native Not Introduced Native 34879 34879
Rhynchospora microcarpa Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Rhynchospora tracyi Present Native Not Introduced
Richardia brasiliensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Richardia grandiflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Ricinus communis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Ruellia blechum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Sabatia stellaris Present Native Not Introduced Native
Saccharum giganteum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Sagittaria lancifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Sambucus nigra subsp. canadensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Samolus ebracteatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Sansevieria hyacinthoides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive Cultivated 45223
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 45223
Schizachyrium rhizomatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Senna pendula var. glabrata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 45223
Setaria parviflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 34880 34880
Seutera angustifolia Present Native Not Introduced
Sida acuta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Sida cordifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Sida rhombifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Smilax auriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Smilax bona-nox Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Smilax laurifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native
Solanum americanum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 45223
Solanum lycopersicum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Solanum viarum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Solidago leavenworthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Solidago stricta Present Native Not Introduced
Sonchus asper Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Sorghum arundinaceum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Spartina bakeri Present Native Not Introduced Native
Spermacoce keyensis Present Native Not Introduced Native
Spermacoce remota Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Spermacoce verticillata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 45223
Sporobolus pyramidalis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Stenotaphrum secundatum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Stylosanthes hamata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal
Swietenia mahagoni Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Symphyotrichum dumosum Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Symphyotrichum elliottii Present Native Not Introduced Native
Syngonium podophyllum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 45223
Syzygium cumini Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Teucrium canadense Present Native Not Introduced Native
Thelypteris kunthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Tiedmannia filiformis Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Toxicodendron radicans Present Native Not Introduced Native
Tradescantia pallida Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Tradescantia zebrina Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 45223
Trema micrantha Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Tridax procumbens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Typha domingensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Urena lobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Urochloa distachya Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Vernonia blodgettii Present Native Not Introduced
Vigna luteola Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Vitis cinerea var. floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Vitis rotundifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Waltheria indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 45223
Youngia japonica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced
Zeuxine strateumatica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced


References for Tree Island Park:
Bradley, K.A. and S.R. Hodges. 2005. Observations of vascular plants at Tree Island Park, Miami-Dade County, Florida. 24 Feb. 2005. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Roessler, M. 2006. Field Trip to Tree Island Park. 18 March, 2006. Tillandsia (May).
Woodmansee, S.W.. Observations of vascular plants at Tree Island Park, Miami-Dade County. 21 April 2002. The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.


Vouchers for Tree Island Park:
Woodmansee, 678, FTG