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Secret Woods Buffer and Nature Center
County: Broward County
Size: 74 acres
Latitude: 26.08778º Longitude: -80.17944º
Managing Agency: Broward County

There are 208 taxa reported for
Secret Woods Buffer and Nature Center

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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 14669
Acer rubrum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Acrostichum danaeifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Albizia lebbeck Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Ambrosia artemisiifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Ammannia coccinea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ampelopsis arborea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Annona glabra Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ardisia elliptica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Ardisia escallonioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Argemone mexicana Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Avicennia germinans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Baccharis angustifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Baccharis halimifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Bacopa monnieri Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Bischofia javanica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Blechnum serrulatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Boehmeria cylindrica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Buchnera americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Bucida buceras Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14669
Caesalpinia bonduc Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Callicarpa americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Calophyllum inophyllum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Carica papaya Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Casuarina equisetifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Cenchrus incertus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Centella asiatica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Cephalanthus occidentalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Cestrum diurnum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Chrysobalanus icaco Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Citrus x limon Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Cladium jamaicense Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Coccoloba uvifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Cocos nucifera Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Commelina diffusa var. diffusa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Conocarpus erectus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Conoclinium coelestinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Conyza canadensis Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Cornus foemina Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Crinum americanum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Croton glandulosus var. septentrionalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Cyperus iria Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Cyperus ligularis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Cyperus odoratus Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Dalbergia ecastaphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Desmodium incanum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Dichanthelium dichotomum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Dichanthelium laxiflorum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Dicliptera sexangularis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Dioscorea bulbifera Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Diospyros virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14668
Drymaria cordata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Duranta erecta Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14669
Eclipta prostrata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Emilia fosbergii Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Encyclia tampensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Eragrostis ciliaris Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Erythrina herbacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Eugenia axillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Eugenia uniflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14668
Eupatorium capillifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Eupatorium leptophyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Eupatorium serotinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Euphorbia cyathophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Euphorbia heterophylla Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Euphorbia hirta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Euphorbia hyssopifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Euthamia caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Fimbristylis cymosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Funastrum clausum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Habenaria quinqueseta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Hamelia patens var. patens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Heterotheca subaxillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Hibiscus tiliaceus var. tiliaceus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Hiptage benghalensis Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14669 2677
Hydrocotyle umbellata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Hyptis alata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ilex cassine Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ilex glabra Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ipomoea alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ipomoea indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ipomoea sagittata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Justicia brandegeeana Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14669
Kosteletzkya virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Laguncularia racemosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Lepidium virginicum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Ludwigia alata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ludwigia octovalvis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ludwigia peruviana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14669
Mangifera indica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Melaleuca quinquenervia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Melothria pendula Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Mikania cordifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Mikania scandens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Millettia pinnata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Momordica charantia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Musa x paradisiaca Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 14669
Myrica cerifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Myrsine cubana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Nephrolepis cordifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Nephrolepis exaltata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Oenothera simulans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Osmunda regalis var. spectabilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Oxalis corniculata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Panicum maximum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Panicum repens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Parthenocissus quinquefolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Paspalum setaceum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Pectis prostrata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Persea borbonia var. borbonia Present Native Not Introduced 14669
Persea palustris Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Phragmites australis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Phyla nodiflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Phyllanthus tenellus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Phytolacca americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Pilea microphylla Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Pinus elliottii var. densa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Pleopeltis polypodioides var. michauxiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Pluchea baccharis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Pluchea carolinensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Pluchea odorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Polygonum hydropiperoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Pontederia cordata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Portulaca oleracea Present Doubtfully Native Assumed to be Introduced Potentially Invasive 14669
Pseudelephantopus spicatus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Psidium guajava Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Psilotum nudum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Psychotria nervosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Psychotria tenuifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Pteris tripartita Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Pteris vittata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Quercus laurifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Quercus virginiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Rhabdadenia biflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Rhizophora mangle Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Rhynchospora colorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Ricinus communis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14669
Rivina humilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Roystonea regia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Ruellia blechum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Ruellia simplex Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14669
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Sacoila lanceolata var. paludicola Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Sagittaria lancifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Salix caroliniana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Sambucus nigra subsp. canadensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Samolus valerandi subsp. parviflorus Present Native Not Introduced 51614
Samolus valerandi subsp. parviflorus Present Native Not Introduced Native 65889
Sansevieria hyacinthoides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Schefflera actinophylla Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Senna ligustrina Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Senna occidentalis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Sesuvium portulacastrum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Setaria parviflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Sida acuta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Smilax bona-nox Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Smilax laurifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Solanum capsicoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Solanum diphyllum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14669
Solanum torvum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14669
Solidago leavenworthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Sonchus asper Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Sophora tomentosa var. truncata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Spermacoce remota Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 14669
Spermacoce verticillata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Sphagneticola trilobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14669
Stachytarpheta cayennensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Stenotaphrum secundatum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Symphyotrichum carolinianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Symphyotrichum tenuifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Syngonium podophyllum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Syzygium cumini Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Syzygium jambos Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14669
Taxodium ascendens Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Taxodium distichum Recorded as Present in Error 14668
Terminalia catappa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 14669
Thelypteris interrupta Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Thelypteris kunthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Thespesia populnea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Tillandsia balbisiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Tillandsia fasciculata var. densispica Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Tillandsia paucifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Tillandsia recurvata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Tillandsia usneoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Tillandsia utriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Toxicodendron radicans Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Trema micrantha Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Tridax procumbens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 14669
Typha domingensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Urena lobata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Urochloa mutica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Varronia bullata subsp. humilis Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Potentially Invasive 14669
Vigna luteola Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Vitex trifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Vitis cinerea var. floridana Present Native Not Introduced 14668
Vitis rotundifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Vitis shuttleworthii Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669
Washingtonia robusta Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Youngia japonica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 14669
Zamia integrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 14669


References for Secret Woods Buffer and Nature Center:
Anonymous. 1995. Plant list for Secret Woods. In files of The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.
Broward County Parks and University of Florida. 1998. Secret Woods ESL site resource management plan. Oakland Park: Broward County Parks.
Broward County Parks. 1985. Secret Woods Nature Center, low hammock fact sheet, etc. Oakland Park: Broward County Parks.
Hammer, R.L. 1998. Observations of vascular plants at Secret Woods Nature Center, Broward County, Florida. April 14, 1998.
McCartney, C. 2006. Observations of Vascular Plants at Secret Woods Nature Center, Broward County, Florida. Reported on 24 November, 2006. The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, Florida.
McCartney, Chuck. 1996. Typed letter to Keith Bradley. July 28, 1996. 2pp. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.


Vouchers for Secret Woods Buffer and Nature Center:
Hammer s.n., FTG