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Florida - South Recommended

Commercially available native plant species suitable for planned landscapes in South 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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Acer rubrumRed maple
Scarlet maple
Soft maple
Ambrosia hispidaCoastal ragweed
Beach Ragweed
Bay Geranium
Annona glabraPond apple
Ardisia escallonoidesIsland marlberry
Asclepias tuberosaButterflyweed
Butterfly milkweed
Orange milkweed
Pleurisy root
Chigger flower
Avicennia germinansBlack mangrove
Baccharis halimifoliaGroundseltree
Eastern baccharis
Groundsel bush
Salt marsh-elder
Salt bush
Florida groundsel bush
Batis maritimaTurtleweed
Seaside saltwort
Bejaria racemosaTarflower
Borrichia frutescensBushy seaside tansy
Ox-eye daisy
Sea daisy
Sea ox-eye
Bursera simarubaGumbo limbo
Callicarpa americanaAmerican beautyberry
French mulberry
Carya aquaticaWater hickory
Bitter water hickory
Bitter hickory
Swamp hickory
Water pignut hickory
Water pignut
Bitter pecan
Capparis cynophallophoraJamaica Caper Tree
Jamaican caper
Canna flaccidaBandanna of the Everglades
Golden canna
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
Chrysobalanus icacoIcaco coco plum
Icaco coco-plum
Chrysophyllum oliviformeSatinleaf
Cirsium horridulumBristle Thistle
Yellow Thistle
Horrid Thistle
Purple Thistle
Spiny Thistle
Bull Thistle
Cladium mariscus ssp. jamaicenseJamaica swamp sawgrass
Jamaican Saw-grass
Clusia roseaScotch attorney
Coccothrinax argentataFlorida silver palm
Conoclinium coelestinumBlue mistflower
Wild ageratum
Blue boneset
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Light requirement
 Sun - 6 or more hrs
 Part shade - 2 to 6 hrs
 Shade - 2 hrs or less

Soil moisture
 Dry - no signs of moisture
 Moist - looks & feels damp
 Wet - saturated

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