UF/IFAS GCREC - Plant City Center

Teaching Gardens: Index of Plants

Scientific Name Common Name
Acalypha wilkesiana Copperleaf
Acca sellowiana Pineapple Guava
Acer rubrum 'Florida Flame' Red Maple
Aesculus pavia Red Buckeye
Agapanthus africanus Agapanthus
Agave americana 'Variegata' Variegated Century Plant
Aglaonema species 'Emerald Beauty' Chinese Evergreen
Allamanda 'Cherries Jubilee Allamanda
Allamanda schottii Allamanda
Alocasis species Elephants Ear
Aloysia virgata Almond Bush
Alpinia zerumbet 'Variegata' Variegated Ginger
Hippeastrum species Amaryllis
Anthericum liliago St. Bernards Lily
Antigonon leptopus Coral Vine
Aptenia cordifolia Tropical Ice Plant
Arachis glabrata Brooksville 67,68 Germplasm, 'Ecoturf', and 'Arblick' Perennial Peanut
Aristida stricta var. beyrichiana Wiregrass
Asclepias curassavica Tropical Milkweed
Asparagus densiflorus 'Myers' Asparagus Fern
Aspidistra elatior Cast Iron Plant
Asplenium nidus Birds Nest Fern
Bambusa glaucescens 'Golden Goddess' 'Golden Goddess' Bamboo
Betula nigra 'Dura Heat' River Birch
Bignonia capreolata Cross Vine
Bismarckia nobilis Bismarck Palm
Bougainvillea glabra Bougainvillea
Bromeliad Bromeliads
Brunfelsia pauciflora Yesterday,  Today and Tomorrow
Buddleja madagascariensis Golden Butterfly Bush
Bulbine frutescens Bulbine Hallmark
Bulbine frutescens 'Yellow Rocket' Bulbine Yellow
Butia capitata Pindo Palm
Caladium species Caladium
Callaeum macroptera Butterfly Vine
Calliandra haematocephala Dwarf Powderpuff
Callicarpa americana Beautyberry
Callistemon citrinus Bottlebrush 
Callistemon viminalis 'Red Cluster' Weeping Bottlebrush 
Camellia japonica C. japonica 'Rosa Plena'
Camellia sasanqua C. sasanqua 'Kanjiro'
Camellia sasanqua C. sasanqua 'Sesugekka'
Canna x generalis 'Pretoria' Canna
Carex flagellifera Auburn Sedge
Carya glabra Pignut Hickory
Celtis laevigata Sugarberry
Cephalotaxus harringtonia 'Prostrata' Yew Creeping
Ceratozamia hildae Bamboo Cycad
Cercis canadensis Redbud
Cestrum aurantiacum Cestrum
Chamaedorea elegans Parlor Palm
Chamaerops humilis European Fan Palm
Chasmanthium latifolium River Oats
Chionanthus virginicus Fringe Tree
Cinnamomum zeylanicum Cinnamon Tree
Clerodendrum thomsoniae Bleeding Heart
Clerodendrum thomsoniae Java Glory Vine
Clerodendrum ugandense Blue Butterfly Bush
Clitoria ternatea Butterfly Pea Vine
Clytostoma callistegioides Purple Trumpet Vine
Cnidoscolus chayamansa Spinach Tree
Codiaeum variegatum aureo maculatum 'Gold Dust' Croton 'Gold Dust'
Codiaeum variegatum
'Aureo-maculatum'
Croton 'Aureo-maculatum'
Codiaeum variegatum 'Batik' Croton 'Batik'
Codiaeum variegatum 'Mamey' Croton 'Mamey'
Codiaeum variegatum 'Petra' Croton 'Petra'
Cordia boissieri White Geiger Tree
Cordyline australis 'Red Star' Cordyline
Cordyline terminalis 'Red Star' Ti Plant
Coreopsis species Coreopsis
Cornus florida Dogwood
Cortaderia selloana 'Pumila' Dwarf Pampas Grass
Costus barbatus Red Tower Ginger
Crataegus aestivalis May Haw
Crinum asiaticum Crinum 
Crinum augustum 'Queen Emma' Crinum 'Queen Emma'
Crinum 'Bradley' Crinum 'Bradley'
Crinum 'Ellen Bosanquet' Crinum 'Ellen'
Crossandra infundibuliformis Crossandra
Ctenanthe lubbersiana Brazilian Snow
Cuphea micropetala Giant Cigar Flower
Cupressus arizonica var glabra 'Carolina Sapphire' Arizona Cypress
Cydista aequinoctialis Garlic Vine
Cymbopogon citratus Lemon Grass
Cyperus papyrus Papyrus
Dalechampia dioscoreifolia Bow Tie Vine
Dianella caerulea 'Little Becca' Flax 'Little Becca'
Dianella tasmanica 'Variegata' Variegated Flax Lily
Dieffenbachia maculata 'Camille' Diffenbachia
Dietes iridioides African Iris
Dracaena fragrans 'Massangeana' Corn Plant
Dracaena species 'Marginata' Dracaena 'Marginata'
Duranta erecta Golden Dewdrop
Duranta erecta 'Gold Mound' Duranta
Echinacea purpurea Purple Coneflower
Elaeocarpus decipiens Japanese Blueberry
Epipremnum aureum 'Gold' Pothos Gold
Eragrostis spectabilis Purple Love Grass
Erigeron karvinskianus Fleabane
Euphorbia species 'Diamond Frost' Euphorbia Diamond Frost
Euryops pectinatus African Bush Daisy
Evolvulus glomeratus Blue Daze
Farfugium japonicum Farfugium
Ficus elastica Rubber Tree
Galphimia glauca Thryallis
Gardenia augusta Gardenia
Gaura lindheimeri Gaura
Gelsemium sempervirens Yellow Jasmine
Gladiolus communis ssp. byzantinus Gladiolus
Glandularia tampensis Tampa Verbain
Gloxinia sylvatica Bolivian Sunset
Hamelia patens Firebush Natrive
Hamelia patens 'var. glabra' Mexican Firebush
Helianthus debilis Beach Sunflower
Heliconia psittacorum 'St. Vincent's Red' Heliconia
Heliotropium angiospermum Scorpions Tail
Hemerocallis species Daylily
Heterocentron elegans Spanish Shawl
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis Hibiscus Red
Hibiscus species Hibiscus
Hydrangea quercifolia Hydrangea
Ilex cassine Dahoon Holly
Ilex cornuta 'Rotunda' Chinese Holly
Ilex crenata 'Compacta' Japanese Holly
Ilex glabra Gallberry
Ilex vomitoria f. pendula Weeping Yaupon Holly
Ilex vomitoria 'Schellings Dwarf' Dwarf Yaupon Holly
Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens' Holly Nellie
Illicium parviflorum Star Anise
Iochroma cyaneum Sky Flower Bush
Ipomoea batatas 'Ace of Spades' Sweet Potato
Ixora coccinea 'Maui' Ixora
Jasminum multiflorum Downy Jasmine
Jasminum nitidum Shining Jasmine
Jatropha integerrima Jatropha
Juncus pallidus 'Blue Arrows' Rush Blue
Juncus pallidus 'Javelin' Rush Javelin
Juniperus chinensis 'Parsonii' Parsons Juniper
Juniperus chinensis 'Torulosa' Hollywood Juniper
Juniperus chinensis var. procumbens 'Nana' Dwarf Procumbens Juniper
Juniperus conferta 'Blue Pacific' 'Blue Pacific' Juniper
Juniperus virginiana Eastern Redcedar
Justicia brandegeana Red Shrimp Plant
Justicia brandegeana 'Fruit Cocktail' Fruit Cocktail Shrimp Plant
Lagerstroemia species Crape Myrtle
Lantana camara Lantana camara
Lantana montedivensis Lantana montedivensis
Leonotis leonurus Lions Ear
Lespedza liukiuensis 'Little Volcano' Bush Clover
Ligustrum_japonicum 'Howardii' Ligustrum
Liquidambar styraciflua Sweetgum
Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip Poplar
Liriope muscari 'Evergreen Giant' Liriope
Liriope muscari 'Marc Anthony' Liriope Marc Anthony
Livistona chinensis Chinese Fan Palm
Livistona decipiens Ribbon Palm
Lomandra longifolia 'Tanika' Breeze Lomandra/Dwarf Mat Rush
Lonicera sempervirens Coral Honeysuckle
Loropetalum chinense 'Plum' Chinese Fringe Bush
Lycoris radiata Red Spider Lily
Lyonia lucida Fetterbush
Lysimachia nummularia Creeping Jenny
Magnolia grandiflora 'Bracken's Brown Beauty' Magnolia grandiflora
Magnolia virginiana Sweet Bay
Malus floribunda Floribunda Flowering Crabapple
Mandevilla boliviensis White Mandevilla
Mandevilla splendens Pink Mandevilla
Melinus nerviglumis Ruby Grass
Milletia reticulata Summer Wisteria
Mimosa strigillosa Sensitive Plant
Miscanthus sinensis 'Adagio' Dwarf Maiden Grass Adagio
Miscanthus sinensis 'Cabaret' Cabarert Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Cosmopolitan' Cosmopolitan Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Mysterious Maiden' Mysterious Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Super Stripe' Miscanthus Super Stripe
Monstera deliciosa Swiss Cheese Plant
Muhlenbergia capillaris Muhly Grass
Muhlenbergia capillaris 'White Cloud' White Muhly Grass
Muhlenbergia dumosa Bamboo Muhly Grass
Musa species Banana
Myrcianthes fragrans 'Compacta' Simpsons Stopper
Myrciaria cauliflora Jaboticaba
Myrica cerifera Wax Myrtle
Nandina domestica 'Firepower' Nandina
Narcissus tazetta 'Grand Primo' Grand Primo Narcissus
Narcissus tazetta 'Italicus' Italicus Narcissus
Narcissus tazetta orientalis Chinese Sacred Lily
Narcissus tazetta orientalis 'Double Roman' Double Roman Narcissus
Nerium oleander Oleander
Nolina recurvata Ponytail Palm
Nyssa sylvatica Black Gum
Odontonema cuspidatum Red Firespike
Odontonema strictum Purple Firespike
Oenothera speciosa Evening Primrose
Olea europaea Olive 
Ophiopogon jaburan 'Vittatus' Aztec Grass
Ophiopogon japonicus 'Nana' Dwarf Mondo Grass
Orthosiphon aristatus Cats Whiskers 
Pachystachys lutea Yellow Shrimp Plant
Pandorea jasminoides 'Variegata' Pandora Vine
Parkinsonia aculeata Jerusalem Thorn Tree
Paspalum quadrifarium Crown Grass
Pedilanthus tithymaloides Devils Backbone
Pennisetum setaceum White Fountain Grass
Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum' Fountain Grass
Pentalinon luteum Wild Allamanda
Pennisetum setaceum 'Fireworks'  Fireworks Fountain Grass
Pentas lanceolata Pentas
Peperomia magnoliifolia 'Golden Gate' Peperomia
Petrea volubilis Queens Wreath
Philodendron bipinnatifidum Philodendron
Philodendron scandens Heart Leaf Philodendron
Philodendron x 'Xanadu' Xanadu
Phoenix canariensis Canary Island Date Palm
Phoenix roebelinii Pygmy Date Palm
Pinus clausa Sand  Pine
Pinus elliottii Slash Pine
Pinus palustris Longleaf Pine
Pittosporum tobira Pittosporum
Plumbago auriculata Plumbago
Podocarpus macrophyllus Podocarpus
Podocarpus macrophyllus 'Pringles Dwarf' Yew Pringles
Podranea ricasoliana Pink Trumpet Vine
Portulaca grandiflora Portulaca
Prunus cerasifera Purple Leaf Plum
Prunus umbellata Flatwoods Plum
Pseudonussaenda flava Mussaenda
Psychotria nervosa Wild Coffee
Pteris ensiformis Silver Lace Fern
Quercus virginiana Live Oak
Quisqualis indica Rangoon Creeper
Ravenea rivularis Majesty Palm
Rhaphiolepis indica Indian Hawthorn
Rhapidophyllum hystrix Needle Palm
Rhapis excelsa Lady Palm
Rhododendron indicum Azalea
Rhododendron simsii 'Formosa' Azalea Formosa
Rosa species 'Knock Out' Knock-Out Rose
Rosmarinus officinalis 'Prostratus' Rosemary
Ruellia brittoniana Dwarf Mexican Petunia
Ruellia brittoniana 'Purple Showers' Mexican Petunia
Ruellia caroliniensis Wild Petunia
Russelia equisetiformis 'Aureus' Yellow Firecracker 
Russelia equisetiformis 'Night Lights Tangerine' Tangerine Firecracker 
Russelia sarmentosa Running Firecracker Plant
Sabal minor Dwarf Palmetto
Sabal palmetto Cabbage Palm
Salvia coccinea Tropical Sage
Salvia greggii Autumn Sage
Salvia leucantha Mexican Sage
Salvia longispicata x farinacea 'Mystic Spires Blue' Salvia Mystic Spires
Salvia splendens Van Houttii 'Caribbean Coral' Salvia Caribbean Coral
Salvia splendens Van Houttii 'Paul' Salvia Paul
Sansevieria trifasciata Snake Plant
Schefflera actinophylla Schefflera
Schefflera arboricola 'Trinette' Schefflera arboricola
Senna bicapsularis Butterfly Cassia
Senna didymobotrya Popcorn Cassia
Serenoa repens Saw Palmetto
Serenoa repens 'Silver' Silver Saw Palmetto
Silphium compositum Rosinweed
Sisyrinchium angustifolium Blue-eyed Grass
Solanum jasminoides 'Variegata' Variegated Potato Vine
Solanum seaforthianum Solanum
Solenostemon scutellarioides Coleus
Sophora tomentosa Necklace Pod
Spartina patens 'Sharp' Marshhay Cordgrass
Spathiphyllum wallisii Peace Lily
Spiraea reevesiana Bridal Wreath Spirea
Stachytarpheta frantzii Purple Porterweed
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis Blue Porterweed Native
Stachytarpheta urticifolia Blue Porterweed
Strelitzia nicolai White Bird of Paradise
Strelitzia reginae Bird of Paradise
Strobilanthes dyeriana Persian Shield
Syagrus romanzoffiana Queen Palm
Syngonium podophyllum 'Pink Allusion' Arrow Leaf
Tabebuia chrysotricha Golden Trumpet Tree
Tabernaemontana divaricata Crape or Pinwheel Jasmine
Talinum paniculatum 'Variegata' Jewels of Opar
Taxodium ascendens Pond Cypress
Taxodium distichum Bald Cypress
Tecoma capensis Cape Honeysuckle
Tecoma stans Yellow Elder
Thelypteris kunthii Southern Wood Fern
Thunbergia alata Black-eyed Susan Vine
Thunbergia battiscombei Blue Glory Clock Vine
Thunbergia erecta 'Alba' Kings Mantle
Thysanolaena maxima Tiger Grass
Tibouchina urvilleana Princess Flower
Tillandsia usneoides Spanish Moss
Trachelospermum asiaticum 'Tricolor' Asiatic Jasmine
Trachelospermum jasminoides Confederate Jasmine
Trachycarpus fortunei Windmill Palm
Tradescantia pallida Purple Queen
Tripsacum dactyloides 'St. Lucie' and 'Martin' Germplasm Gamma Grass
Tripsacum floridanum Dwarf Fakahatchee Grass
Tulbaghia violacea Society Garlic
Turnera ulmifolia Cuban Buttercup
Ulmus alata Winged Elm
Ulmus parvifolia Drake Elm
Viburnum obovatum 'Mrs. Schiller's Delight' Viburnum 'Mrs. Schillers Delight'
Viburnum suspensum Viburnum suspensum
Vitex agnus-castus 'Shoal Creek' Chaste Tree
Wisteria frutescens 'Amethyst Falls' Wisteria
x Butiagrus nabonnandii Mule Palm
x Citrofortunella mitis Calamondin
Yucca filamentosa Bright Edge Yucca
Yucca guatemalensis Yucca
Zamia furfuracea Cardboard Plant
Zamia pumila Coontie
Zamioculcas zamiifolia Zamia
Zephyranthes grandiflora Rain Lily
Zingiber zerumbet Pine Cone Ginger

 

Related Sites/Pages
Teaching gardens