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Florida - Central Recommended

Commercially available native plant species suitable for planned landscapes in Central Florida. Visit our Suppliers Directory to locate businesses that sell native plants or seeds or provide professional landscape or consulting services in this state. Visit the Organizations Directory to locate native plant societies, conservation groups, governmental agencies, botanical gardens, arboreta, and other plant-related organizations in this state. Special thanks to the Florida Association of Native Nurseries for compiling this list.

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scientific namecommon name(s)image gallery
Ipomopsis rubraStanding cypress
Texas plume
Red Texas star
Red gilia
Iris hexagonaDixie iris
Iris virginicaVirginia iris
Great blue flag
Southern blue flag
Juncus effususCommon rush
Soft Rush
Juniperus virginiana var. silicicolaSouthern red cedar
Southern redcedar
Sand cedar
Coast juniper
Kosteletzkya virginicaVirginia saltmarsh mallow
Virginia fen-rose
Saltmarsh mallow
Seashore mallow
Lachnanthes carolianaCarolina redroot
Paint root
Lantana involucrataButtonsage
Leersia oryzoidesRice cutgrass
Rice cut grass
Limonium carolinianumCarolina sealavender
Sea lavender
Lilium catesbaeiPine lily
Southern red lily
Catesby's lily
Liatris elegansPink-scale blazing star
Pink-scale gayfeather
Pink-scale liatris
Liatris spicataDense blazing star
Dense gayfeather
Dense liatris
Marsh blazing star
Marsh gayfeather
Marsh liatris
Liatris tenuifoliaShortleaf blazing star
Shortleaf gayfeather
Shortleaf liatris
Fineleaf blazing star
Fineleaf gayfeather
Fineleaf liatris
Lobelia glandulosaGlade lobelia
Lobelia puberulaDowny lobelia
Lonicera sempervirensCoral honeysuckle
Trumpet honeysuckle
Ludwigia repensCreeping primrose-willow
Floating primrose-willow
Water primrose
Lythrum alatum var. lanceolatumWinged lythrum
Lance-leaf loosestrife
Lyonia ferrugineaRusty staggerbush
Dragon Tree
Tree lyonia
Lyonia fruticosaCoastal plain staggerbush
Rusty lyonia
Lyonia lucidaFetterbush lyonia
Magnolia grandifloraSouthern magnolia
Evergreen magnolia
Loblolly magnolia
Great laurel magnolia
Big laurel
Bull bay
Marshallia graminifolia var. cynantheraGrassleaf Barbara's buttons
Mecardonia acuminataAxilflower
Mimosa strigillosaPowderpuff
Sunshine mimosa
Sensitive plant
Morella ceriferaWax myrtle
Southern wax myrtle
Southern bayberry
Eastern bayberry
Tallow shrub
Monarda punctataSpotted beebalm
Spotted horsemint
Morus rubraRed mulberry
Muhlenbergia capillarisGulf muhly
Hair-awn muhly
Hairy-awn muhly
Hair grass
Pink muhly
Myrsine cubanaGuianese colicwood
Nectandra coriaceaLancewood
Nelumbo luteaAmerican lotus
Yellow water lotus
Yellow lotus
Nuphar luteaYellow pond lily
Yellow cow lily
Cow lily
Spatter dock
Nymphaea mexicanaYellow waterlily
Yellow Water-lily
Banana lily
Banana waterlily
Sun lotus
Nymphaea odorataAmerican White Water-lily
Fragrant White Water-lily
Fragrant Water-lily
White Water-lily
Sweet-scented White Water-lily
Sweet-scented Water-lily
Beaver root
Opuntia humifusaLow prickly pear
Smooth prickly pear
Devil's tongue
Osmanthus americanusAmerican Olive
Wild Olive
Osmunda cinnamomeaCinnamon fern
Oxypolis filiformisWater cowbane
Panicum amarumBitter panicgrass
Coastal panic grass
Passiflora incarnataPurple passionflower
Purple passion vine
Apricot vine
Palafoxia integrifoliaCoastal plain palafox
Coastalplain palafox
Parthenocissus quinquefoliaVirginia creeper
Panicum rigidulum var. pubescensRedtop panicgrass
Panicum virgatumSwitchgrass
Wand panic grass
Penstemon australisEustis Lake penstemon
Eustis Lake beardtongue
Slender penstemon
Slender beardtongue
Persea borboniaRedbay
Red bay
Sweet bay
Silk bay
Red bay persea
Laurel tree
Persea humilisSilk bay
Penstemon multiflorusMany-flower penstemon
Many-flower beardtongue
Many-flowered penstemon
Many-flowered beardtongue
Persea palustrisSwamp bay
Peltandra virginicaTuckahoe
Green arrow arum
Arrow arum
Green arum
Phlox nivalisTrailing phlox
Phyla nodifloraTexas frogfruit
Turkey tangle fogfruit
Physostegia virginianaFall obedient plant
False dragonhead
Virginia lions-heart
Piriqueta cistoides ssp. carolinianaPitted stripeseed
Pinus clausaSand pine
Pityopsis graminifoliaNarrowleaf silkgrass
Golden aster
Pinus palustrisLongleaf pine
Georgia pine
Longleaf yellow pine
Southern yellow pine
Longstraw pine
Hill pine
Hard pine
Heart pine
Pinus serotinaPond Pine
Pocosin Pine
Marsh Pine
Pinus taedaLoblolly pine
Oldfield pine
Bull pine
Rosemary pine
Pontederia cordataPickerelweed
Pickerel rush
Polygonum hydropiperoidesSwamp smartweed
Pogonia ophioglossoidesRose Pogonia
Snake-mouth Orchid
Beard Flower
Polygonum punctatumDotted smartweed
Prunus angustifoliaChickasaw plum
Sandhill plum
Prunus umbellataFlatwoods plum
Hog plum
Black sloe
Psychotria nervosaSeminole balsamo
Wild coffee
Pterocaulon pycnostachyumBlackroot
Densespike Blackroot
Coastal Blackroot
Quercus chapmaniiChapman oak
Chapman's oak
Quercus hemisphaericaCoast laurel oak
Darlington oak
Laurel oak
Quercus incanaBluejack oak
Sandjack oak
Upland willow oak
Cinnamon oak
Shin oak
Turkey oak
Quercus laevisTurkey oak
Quercus myrtifoliaMyrtle oak
Quercus nigraWater oak
Possum oak
Duck oak
Punk oak
Spotted oak
Quercus virginianaCoastal live oak
Southern live oak
Virginia live oak
Live oak
Rhexia alifanusSavannah meadowbeauty
Rhus copallinumWinged sumac
Shining sumac
Flameleaf sumac
Mountain sumac
Dwarf sumac
Wing-rib sumac
Black sumac
Upland sumac
Rhynchospora colorataStarrush whitetop
Star sedge
White-topped sedge
Whitetop sedge
Star rush
Rhynchospora latifoliaSand-swamp whitetop sedge
Tall whitetop sedge
Whitetop sedge
Sand-swamp whitetop
Tall whitetop
Colorful rush
Rhexia marianaMaryland meadow-beauty
Pale meadow-beauty
Meadow beauty
Rhexia petiolataFringed meadowbeauty
Rivina humilisPigeonberry
Rouge Plant
Ruellia caroliniensisCarolina wild petunia
Rudbeckia hirtaBlack-eyed Susan
Common black-eyed Susan
Brown-eyed Susan
Salvia azureaPitcher sage
Big blue sage
Azure sage
Giant blue sage
Blue sage
Salix carolinianaCoastal plain willow
Saururus cernuusLizard's tail
Lizard tail
Water dragon
Salvia coccineaScarlet Sage
Tropical Sage
Blood sage
Red Sage
Indian Fire
Saccharum giganteumSugarcane plumegrass
Giant plumegrass
Sagittaria graminea var. gramineaGrassy arrowhead
Salvia lyrataLyreleaf sage
Cancer weed
Sarracenia minorHooded pitcherplant
Hooded Pitcher-plant
Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensisCommon elderberry
Black elder
Mexican elderberry
Common elder
Sabal palmettoCabbage palmetto
Cabbage palm
Schoenoplectus americanusChairmaker's bulrush
Olney three-square
Schoenoplectus californicusCalifornia bulrush
California club-rush
Giant Bulrush
Scirpus cyperinusWoolgrass
Cottongrass bulrush
Marsh bulrush
Teddybear paws
Scutellaria integrifoliaHelmet-flower
Rough Skullcap
Common Large Skullcap
Tall Skullcap
Scaevola plumieriGullfeed
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