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Dry Prairie

There are 33 taxa reported for the Dry Prairie habitat.

Flatland with sand substrate; mesic-xeric; subtropical or temperate; annual or frequent fire; wiregrass, saw palmetto, and mixed grasses and herbs.
Scientific Name: Common Name: South Florida Native Status:
Anagallis minima Chaffweed Native
Aristida stricta Southern wiregrass Native
Axonopus compressus Tropical carpetgrass, Broadleaf carpetgrass Native
Axonopus furcatus Big carpetgrass Native
Bidens alba var. radiata Spanish-needles Native
Cassytha filiformis Lovevine, Devil’s gut Native
Commelina erecta Whitemouth dayflower Native
Dichanthelium aciculare Needleleaf witchgrass Native
Eragrostis elliottii Elliott's love grass Native
Hypericum edisonianum Ardadian St. John's-wort Native
Lachnanthes caroliana Bloodroot, Carolina redroot Native
Muhlenbergia capillaris Muhlygrass, Hairawnmuhly Native
Myrica cerifera Wax myrtle, Southern Bayberry Native
Opuntia humifusa Pricklypear Native
Pinus elliottii var. densa South Florida slash pine Native
Pityopsis graminifolia Narrowleaf silkgrass Native
Polygala polygama Racemed milkwort Native
Polygala violacea Candyweed, Showy milkwort Native
Pterocaulon pycnostachyum Blackroot Native
Quercus minima Dwarf live oak Native
Quercus virginiana Virginia live oak Native
Rhexia nashii Maid marian Native
Rhus copallinum Winged sumac Native
Rhynchospora fernaldii Fernald's beaksedge Native
Sabal palmetto Cabbage palm Native
Schinus terebinthifolius Brazilian-pepper Not Native, Naturalized
Serenoa repens Saw palmetto Native
Smilax auriculata Earleaf greenbrier Native
Sorghastrum secundum Lopsided Indian grass Native
Toxicodendron radicans Eastern poison-ivy Native
Vaccinium myrsinites Shiny blueberry Native
Vitis rotundifolia Muscadine, Muscadine grape Native
Ximenia americana Hog-plum, Tallowwood Native