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Ageratina jucunda (Greene) Clewell & Wooten
Hammock snakeroot

Ageratina jucunda
Copyright by: Shirley Denton

Family: Asteraceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Southeastern United States (Florida, Georgia).

Map of Florida Locations

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Rare

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Ageratina jucunda has been found in the following 16 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Big Cypress National Preserve Present Native
Caloosahatchee Creeks Preserve Present Native
Cedar Point Environmental Park Present Native
Delray Oaks Natural Area Present Native
Dolphin Center and Dolphin Center Addition Present Native
Dupuis Reserve Present Native
Everglades National Park Present Native
Greynolds Park Present Native
Halpatiokee Regional Park Present Native
Hillsboro Pineland Natural Area Present Native
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park Present Native
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Present Native
Peck Lake Park Present Native
Red Reef Park Present Native
Rocky Point Hammock Present Native
Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Present Native

Ageratina jucunda has been found in the following 6 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Broward County Native
Collier County Native
Lee County Native
Martin County Native
Miami-Dade County Native
Palm Beach County Native

Ageratina jucunda has been found in the following 2 habitats :
Mesic Flatwoods
Mesic Hammock

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Ageratina jucunda
Copyright by: Shirley Denton
Ageratina jucunda
Copyright by: Shirley Denton
Ageratina jucunda
Copyright by: George D. Gann, 2017
In cultivation, Florida