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Koreshan State Historic Site
County: Lee County
Size: 193.14 acres
Latitude: 26.43278º Longitude: -81.81556º
Managing Agency: Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Recreation and Parks

There are 277 taxa reported for
Koreshan State Historic Site

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Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Abrus precatorius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Acrocomia aculeata Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Potentially Invasive Cultivated 20590
Acrostichum aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Acrostichum danaeifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Agave decipiens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Ailanthus altissima Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Albizia lebbeck Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Ambrosia artemisiifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 20590
Amorpha fruticosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Amorpha herbacea var. herbacea Reported 14932
Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Annona glabra Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Annona reticulata Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Apios americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Araucaria araucana Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Ardisia escallonioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Aristida spiciformis Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Aristida stricta Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Arundinaria gigantea Recorded as Present in Error 14932
Asclepias feayi Reported 14932
Asclepias pedicellata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Asclepias tuberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Asparagus aethiopicus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Baccharis glomeruliflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Baccharis halimifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Bambusa vulgaris Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 20590
Bauhinia variegata var. variegata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Bejaria racemosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 20590
Blechnum serrulatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Bombax ceiba Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 20590
Buchnera americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Bucida buceras Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Callicarpa americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Campsis radicans Reported 14932
Campyloneurum phyllitidis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Carissa macrocarpa Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Carphephorus corymbosus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Carphephorus odoratissimus var. subtropicanus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Carya illinoinensis Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Caryota mitis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Casasia clusiifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Casuarina equisetifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Catharanthus roseus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14932
Cenchrus incertus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Cephalanthus occidentalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Chamaecrista fasciculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Chamaecrista nictitans var. aspera Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Chloris gayana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14932
Chrysobalanus icaco Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Chrysopsis scabrella Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Cinnamomum camphora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Citrus x aurantiifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14932
Cladium jamaicense Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Clerodendrum indicum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Coccoloba uvifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Commelina erecta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Conyza canadensis Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14932
Coreopsis leavenworthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Crinum americanum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Crotalaria pallida var. obovata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20590
Crotalaria rotundifolia Present Native Introduced Native 20590
Crotalaria spectabilis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20590
Cupaniopsis anacardioides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Cyanthillium cinereum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20590
Cycas revoluta Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 20590
Cyperus ligularis Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Cyperus polystachyos Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Dactyloctenium aegyptium Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20590
Dalbergia ecastaphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Delonix regia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Desmodium incanum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Dichanthelium acuminatum var. longiligulatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590 18806
Diodia virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Diospyros virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Drymaria cordata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Elephantopus elatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Emilia sonchifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20590
Enterolobium cyclocarpum Present Not Native, Naturalized C #PlantsByConsArea("InvasiveStatus")# Cultivated 14932
Eragrostis elliottii Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Eragrostis virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Erechtites hieraciifolius Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Erigeron quercifolius Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Eriocaulon decangulare Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Eryngium aromaticum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Erythrina herbacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Eucalyptus robusta Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 20590
Eugenia uniflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Eupatorium capillifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Eupatorium mohrii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Eupatorium rotundifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Euphorbia cyathophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Euphorbia pinetorum Recorded as Present in Error 14932
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Euthamia caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Ficus altissima Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Ficus benjamina Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Ficus elastica Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Ficus microcarpa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Forestiera segregata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Fuirena scirpoidea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Gaillardia pulchella Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14932
Galactia elliottii Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Galactia volubilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Galium bermudense Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Grevillea robusta Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Habenaria floribunda Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Heliotropium polyphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Heterotheca subaxillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Hibiscus tiliaceus var. tiliaceus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Hylocereus undatus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Hymenocallis latifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Hypericum brachyphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Hypericum cistifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Hypericum hypericoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Hypericum reductum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590 8114
Hypericum tetrapetalum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Hypoxis juncea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Ilex ambigua Possibly Extirpated Possibly Extirpated Not Introduced Native 21158 21158
Ilex cassine Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Ilex glabra Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Ilex opaca var. opaca Present Native Not Introduced Native 20243 20243
Imperata cylindrica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Jasminum dichotomum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Juncus marginatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Juncus scirpoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Juniperus virginiana Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 20590
Kalanchoe delagoensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Kigelia africana Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Lachnanthes caroliana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Lachnocaulon anceps Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Lagerstroemia indica Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Laguncularia racemosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Lantana camara Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Licania michauxii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Lygodesmia aphylla Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Lyonia fruticosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Lyonia lucida Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Magnolia grandiflora Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Magnolia macrophylla Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Mangifera indica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Melaleuca quinquenervia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Melia azedarach Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Melinis minutiflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Melinis repens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Melochia spicata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Merremia dissecta Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Momordica charantia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14932
Morus rubra Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Myrcianthes fragrans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Myrica cerifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Myrsine cubana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Neoregelia carolinae Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Nephrolepis exaltata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Nerium oleander Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Nyssa sylvatica var. biflora Doubtfully Present 14932
Oenothera simulans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Oplismenus hirtellus subsp. setarius Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Opuntia cochenillifera Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Opuntia humifusa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Osmunda regalis var. spectabilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Palafoxia feayi Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Panicum maximum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20590
Panicum virgatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Parthenocissus quinquefolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Pecluma plumula Present Native Not Introduced Native 52140 52140
Pennisetum purpureum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14932
Persea americana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Persea borbonia var. borbonia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Persea palustris Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Phoenix canariensis Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Phoenix reclinata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Phyla nodiflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Physalis walteri Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Phytolacca americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Pinus elliottii var. densa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Pinus palustris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Pityopsis graminifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Platanus orientalis Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Platycladus orientalis Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 20590
Pleopeltis polypodioides var. michauxiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Pluchea baccharis Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Pluchea odorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Podocarpus macrophyllus Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Polygala nana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Polygala polygama Possibly Extirpated Possibly Extirpated Not Introduced Native 18804 18804
Polygala rugelii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Polygala violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Polygonella polygama var. brachystachya Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Psidium cattleianum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Psidium guajava Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Psychotria nervosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Psychotria tenuifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Pteridium pseudocaudatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Pterocaulon pycnostachyum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Pueraria montana var. lobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Quercus chapmanii Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Quercus geminata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Quercus laurifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Quercus minima Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Quercus myrtifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Quercus nigra Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Quercus virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Randia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Rhexia mariana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Rhizophora mangle Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Rhodomyrtus tomentosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Rhus copallinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Rhynchospora colorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Rhynchospora fascicularis var. fascicularis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Rosa multiflora Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Roystonea regia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Ruellia blechum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20590
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Sabatia grandiflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Sacoila lanceolata var. lanceolata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Sagittaria lancifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Salix caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Salvia misella Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Sansevieria hyacinthoides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Sapindus saponaria var. saponaria Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Schefflera actinophylla Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Scleria ciliata var. ciliata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590 17893
Scleria triglomerata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Scoparia dulcis Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14932
Selenicereus pteranthus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Serenoa repens Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Setaria parviflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Sida acuta Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Sida cordifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20590
Sida rhombifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Smilax auriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Smilax bona-nox Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Smilax laurifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Solidago fistulosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Solidago odora var. chapmanii Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Solidago sempervirens Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Spermacoce remota Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Sphagneticola trilobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Sporobolus pyramidalis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20590
Stipulicida setacea var. lacerata Present Native Not Introduced Native 8520 8520
Syagrus romanzoffiana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Symphyotrichum carolinianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Syngonanthus flavidulus Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Syzygium jambos Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Tephrosia florida Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Thunbergia alata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Tillandsia fasciculata var. densispica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Tillandsia flexuosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Tillandsia recurvata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Tillandsia setacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Tillandsia usneoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Tillandsia utriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Toxicodendron radicans Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Trachelospermum jasminoides Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932
Tradescantia spathacea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14932
Tripsacum dactyloides Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Urena lobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Urochloa mutica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Vaccinium arboreum Reported 14932
Vaccinium myrsinites Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Vitis rotundifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Vitis shuttleworthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Vittaria lineata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Washingtonia robusta Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20590
Woodwardia virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Ximenia americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Xyris caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Yucca aloifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Yucca filamentosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14932
Zamia integrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20590
Zephyranthes atamasca Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14932


References for Koreshan State Historic Site:
Avery, G.N. 1983. Botanical notes of George Avery, south Florida botanist 1922 - 1983. Fairchild Tropical Garden Archives.
Florida Park Service District 4. 1994. The vascular plants of Koreshan State Historic Site: Field listing, 9/30/94. In files of The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.
Gann, G.D., R. Hattaway, and S. Braem. 2001. Observations of vascular plants of Koreshan State Historical Site, Lee County, Florida. 12 January 2001. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.


Vouchers for Koreshan State Historic Site:
Avery 1475, US
Clark, Ray. s.n. USF. Voucher of Ilex opaca at Koreshan State Historic Site in Lee County, Florida, USA on 19 Jun 1998. Link to specimen.
Cole KS0011, USF
Lakela 26979, USF
Lakela 26988, USF
Lakela et al. 26983, USF
Lakela et al. 26991, USF
McCart, W.L. 10635, FLAS
Owen KS0100, USF. Voucher of Pecluma plumula at Koreshan State Historic Site. 2001. Link to specimen.