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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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Aesculus paviaScarlet Buckeye
Red buckeye
Firecracker plant
Ageratina jucundaHammock snakeroot
Alternanthera flavescensYellow joyweed
Aletris luteaYellow colicroot
Yellow Colic-root
Alternanthera maritimaSeaside joyweed
Amsonia ciliataFringed bluestar
Texas bluestar
Amorpha herbaceaClusterspike false indigo
Cluster-spike Indigobush
Ambrosia hispidaCoastal ragweed
Beach Ragweed
Bay Geranium
Amphicarpum muehlenbergianumMuhlenberg maidencane
Florida Peanut-grass
Blue Maidencane
Andropogon brachystachyusShortspike bluestem
Andropogon capillipesChalky bluestem
Wetland White Bluestem
Andropogon glaucopsisPurple bluestem
Chalky Bluestem
Andropogon glomeratus var. hirsutiorBushy bluestem
Andropogon ternariusSplitbeard bluestem
Andropogon virginicusBroomsedge
Broomsedge bluestem
Yellowsedge bluestem
Whiskey grass
Popotillo pajon
Andropogon virginicus var. decipiensBroomsedge bluestem
Aristida beyrichianaBeyrich threeawn
Ardisia escallonoidesIsland marlberry
Aristida purpurascens var. tenuispicaArrowfeather threeawn
Hillsboro Threeawn
Hillsborough Threeawn
Aristida strictaPineland threeawn
Asimina angustifoliaSlimleaf Pawpaw
Asclepias humistrataPinewoods milkweed
Sandhill milkweed
Asclepias lanceolataFewflower milkweed
Few-flower milkweed
Red milkweed
Asimina obovataBigflower pawpaw
Florida dogwood
Scrub Pawpaw
Flag pawpaw
Asimina pygmeaDwarf pawpaw
Asimina reticulataNetted pawpaw
Woolly pawpaw
Hairy pawpaw
Asclepias tuberosaButterflyweed
Butterfly milkweed
Orange milkweed
Pleurisy root
Chigger flower
Asclepias verticillataWhorled milkweed
Eastern whorled milkweed
Balduina angustifoliaCoastal plain honeycombhead
Yellow buttons
Baccharis halimifoliaGroundseltree
Eastern baccharis
Groundsel bush
Salt marsh-elder
Salt bush
Florida groundsel bush
Bacopa monnieriHerb-of-grace
Water hyssop
Coastal Water-hyssop
Bejaria racemosaTarflower
Berlandiera subacaulisFlorida greeneyes
Common Greeneyes
Bidens laevisSmooth beggartick
Smooth bidens
Smooth bur marigold
Larger bur marigold
Blutaparon vermiculareSilverhead
Borrichia frutescensBushy seaside tansy
Ox-eye daisy
Sea daisy
Sea ox-eye
Bursera simarubaGumbo limbo
Callicarpa americanaAmerican beautyberry
French mulberry
Capparis cynophallophoraJamaica Caper Tree
Jamaican caper
Canna flaccidaBandanna of the Everglades
Golden canna
Carphephorus odoratissimusVanillaleaf
Vanilla Plant
Celtis laevigataSugar hackberry
Texas sugarberry
Southern hackberry
Lowland hackberry
Palo blanco
Cephalanthus occidentalisCommon buttonbush
Button willow
Chiococca albaSnowberry
West Indian Milkberry
David's Milkberry
West Indian Snowberry
Chamaecrista fasciculataPartridge pea
Sensitive plant
Chrysopsis gossypina ssp. gossypinaCottony goldenaster
Chrysobalanus icacoIcaco coco plum
Icaco coco-plum
Chrysopsis marianaMaryland goldenaster
Maryland golden-aster
Chamaecrista nictitans ssp. nictitansSensitive partridge pea
Partridge pea
Clinopodium coccineumScarlet Calamint
Scarlet Wild Basil
Red Savory
Red Mint Shrub
Scarlet Balm
Southern Calamint
Red Basil
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