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Floristic Inventory of the Florida Keys Database Online

Agdestis clematidea Moc. & Sessé ex DC.
Rockroot

Agdestis clematidea
Copyright by: Keith J. Buttry, 2015
Naturalized plants, Simpson Park, Miami, Florida

Family: Phytolaccaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Vine

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Mexico and Central America.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

Comments: For an image of an herbarium specimen collected by Richard P. Wunderlin & John Beckner in 1983, visit the Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants.

FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence: Present

FLORIDA KEYS Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys

Florida Keys History and Distribution: Not reported for the Florida Keys by John Kunkel Small in 1913. This is sparingly naturalized in the Florida Keys.

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Agdestis clematidea has been reported for the following habitat in THE FLORIDA KEYS :
Disturbed Upland


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Agdestis clematidea
Copyright by: Keith J. Buttry, 2015
Naturalized plants, Simpson Park, Miami, Florida

Agdestis clematidea
Copyright by: Keith J. Buttry, 2015
Naturalized plants, Simpson Park, Miami, Florida