Species Information for Alachua County


Nine Worst Weeds

Click on any weed to be directed to the Florida Invasive Plant Education Initiative in the Parks page for that plant.

ardisia

Coral ardisia
Ardisia crenata

Colocasia

Wild taro
Colocasia esculenta

Dioscorea

Air potato
Dioscorea bulbifera

Macfadyena

Cat’s claw vine
Macfadyena unguis-cati

Imperata

Cogongrass
Imperata cylindrica

foetida

Skunkvine
Paederia foetida

Montana

Kudzu
Pueraria Montana

Triadica

Chinese tallow
Triadica sebifera

Solanum

Tropical Soda Apple
Solanum viarum


Aquatic Invasives in Alachua County

Invasive Species of Concern for Alachua County