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The source of information is from the first publication of: The Flora of the Cayman Islands by Dr. George Proctor.
The page listing follows the specimen.

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Acalypha, Fox Tail copper Leaf / Acalypha alopecuroidea
Akee / Blighia sapida
American Black Nightshade / Solanum americanum
American Evergreen / Syngonium podophyllum
Antirhea / Antirhea lucida
Annual Saltmarsh / Aster subulatus
Antidote Caccoon, Segra seed / Fevillea cordifolia
Artillery Plant / Pilea margarettae NEW RECORD 2002
Aunt Eliza Bush / Tournefortia volubilis
Avocado Pear / Persea americana
Arabian Jasmine / Jasminum sambac
Asian Nakedwood; Latherleaf / Colubrina asiatica
Asian Spiderflower / Cleome viscosa
Baby Rubber Plant / Peperomia obtusifolia
Ba'cedar / Guazuma ulmifolia Syn. Guazuma tomentosa
Bahama Nightshade / Solanum bahamense
Bahia Grass, Bammy Grass / Paspalum notatum
Balloon vine / Cardiospermum halicacabum
Balsam; Card Gum, Tar Pot / Clusia flava
Balsam; Autograph tree, Pitch Apple / Clusia rosea
Bamboo / Bambusa vulgaris
Bamboo Grass; Draw Water Grass / Lasiacis divaricata
Banana / Musa × paradisiaca Syn. Musa sapientum
Banara / Banara caymanensis
Barbados Cherry / Malpighia emarginata
Barringtonia; Box Fruit; Sea Poison Tree / Barringtonia asiatica
Basket With, Hoop With / Trichostigma octandrum
Basket Hoop / Croton glabellus
Bastard Chelamella; Scorpion Tail / Heliotropium angiospermum
Bastard Chelamella / Maytenus buxifolia
Bastard Cherry / Ehretia tinifolia
Bastard Strawberry; Pale Lidflowers / Calyptranthes pallens
Bayberry; Wax Myrtle / Myrica cerifera
Bay Candlewood; Tree Seaside Oxeye / Borrichia arborescens
Bay Vine / Ipomoea pes-caprae
Bastard Fustic / Celtis trinervia
Bastard Hog berry [JA] / Margaritaria nobilis
Bastard Mahogany / Trichilia glabra
Beach Morning Glory / Ipomoea imperati
Bermuda Grass; Bahama Grass / Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda Primrose / Asystasia gangetica
Bitter Aloes; Sempervirens / Aloe vera
Black Candlewood / Erithalis fruticosa
Black Mangrove / Avicennia germinans
Black Mastic / Terminalia eriostachya var. margaretiae ENDEMIC
Black Olive / Bucida buceras
Black Sage / Cordia brownei
Black Sage; Butterfly Bush, Wild Sage / Cordia bullata var. globosa Syn. Cordia globosa var. humilis
Bladdermallow / Herissantia crispa
Bleeding Heart; Starlight; Ground Dove Berry; Wild Poinsettia / Euphorbia cyathophora Syn. Poinsettia cyathophora
Blodgett's Crown Grass / Paspalum blodgettii
Bluebell / Clitoria ternatea
Blue Crown Grass / Paspalum caespitosum
Blue Mahoe / Hibiscus elatus MALVACEAE Blue Shrimp plant; Browne's Blechum / Blechum pyramidatum
Blue Sweet Pea / Crotalaria verrucosa
Bird Pepper, Wild Pepper / Capsicum baccatum
Bitter Bush / Koanoplyllon villosum Syn. Eupatorium villosum
Bitter Cassava, Wild Cassava / Jatropha gossypifolia
Bitter Grass; Swollen Fingergrass / Chloris barbata
Bitter Plum / Picrodendron baccatum
Bonavist / Lablab purpureus
Bourreria; Strongbark / Bourreria venosa
Bowstring Hemp; Lion's Tongue / Sansevieria hyacinthoides
Boxwood / Buxus bahamensis
Bracted Fanpetal; Fringed Fanpetals / Sida ciliaris
Brazilian Pepper tree (dioecious) / Schinus terebinthifolius
Breadfruit / Artocarpus altilis
Broadleaf / Cordia sebestena var. caymanensis Endemic GC, CB, LC
Broomweed / Boerhavia erecta
Broomweed / Sida acuta
Bull Hoof / Bauhinia divaricata
Bulrush; Bull Rush; Coontie [US] / Zamia pumila
Bull Thatch / Thrinax radiata
Bulltongue Arrowhead / Sagittaria lancifolia
Bunchosia / Bunchosia media
Burn Nose / Daphnopsis americana
Burn Nose / Daphnopsis occidentalis
Burr Grass / Cenchrus incertus
Burr Mallow / Urena sinuata
Bur-weed; Grandcousin / Triumfetta lappula
Bur-weed / Triumfetta semitriloba
Buttercup; Jim Carter Weed / Tribulus cistoides
Butterfly Bush / Heliotropium indicum
Buttonwood / Conocarpus erectus
Bushy Bluestem / Andropogon glomeratus
Bushy Heliotropium / Euploca ternata Syn. Heliotropium ternatum
Cabbage Tree; Blolly; Beefwood / Guapira discolor
Cajon / Colubrina cubensis
Calalu / Amaranthus viridis
Canadian Horse Weed; Canada Fleabane / Erigeron canadensis Syn. Conyza canadensis
Candle Bush / Senna alata
Candlenut / Aleurites moluccana
Candlewood / Amyris elemifera
Cape Sable Whiteweed / Ageratum littorale
Carpet Grass / Axonopus compressus
Cashew / Anacardium occidentale
Casuarina; Weeping Willow; Australian Pine; Beefwood / Casuarina equisetifolia
Cassava / Manihot esculenta
Castor-oil Plant / Ricinus communis
Cat-bush; Yellow Alder; Ramgoat Dashalong / Turnera ulmifolia
Cat Claw / Volkameria aculeata
Catclaw-Blackbead / Pithecellobium unguis-cati
Cat-tail; Rush; Bulrush; Bull Rush / Typha domingensis
Cat's Whiskers; Spider Flower / Cleome spinosa
Cayman Sage / Salvia caymanensis Endemic GC
Cedar / Cedrela odorata
Cestrum, Jessamine / Cestrum diurnum marcianum
Cestrum, Jessamine / Cestrum diurnum venenatum
Ceylon Swamplily, Milk-&-Wine Lily /Crinum zeylanicum
Chanterelle / Cantharellus cibarius
Cherry / Myrcianthes fragrans
Chick Weed, Little Woman / Salvia serotina
Chick Weed / Boerhavia diffusa
Chick Weed / Desmodium incanum
Chick Weed; Graceful Sandmat; Graceful Spurge / Euphorbia hypericifolia Syn. Chamaesyce hypericifolia
Cho-cho; Chayote, Christophine / Sechium edule
Chocolate Orchid / Encyclia phoenicia
Christmas Berry / Allophylus cominia var. caymanensis
Christmas Blossom / Vernonia arborescens
Clamcherry / Cordia laevigata
Clinging Snakefern / Microgramma heterophylla Syn. Polypodium heterophyllum
Clustered Yellowtops / Flaveria trinervia
Coast Swallowwort / Seutera angustifolia Syn. Cynanchum angustifolium
Coastal Searocket / Cakile lanceolata
Cochineal / Nopalea cochenillifera Syn. Opuntia cochenillifera
Cockspur; Grey Nickel / Caesalpinia bonduc
Cockspur, Yellow Nickel / Caesalpinia intermedia
Cockspur, Yellow Nickel / Caesalpinia wrightiana
Coconut / Cocos nucifera
Cocoon; Brown's; Indian Rosewood / Dalbergia brownei
Coco-Plum / Chrysobalanus icaco
Coffee Rose / Tabernaemontana divaricata
Coffeeweed; Sicklepod; Wild Coffee / Senna obtusifolia
Coin Vine / Dalbergia ecastaphyllum
Comb Bushmint, Purple Top / Hyptis pectinata
Congo, Gungo, Pigeon Pea / Cajanus cajan
Congo Mahoe / Hibiscus clypeatus
Cooly Plum; Dunk / Ziziphus jujuba
Coral Bush / Jatropha multifida
Coralilla, Coralita / Antigonon leptopus
Corato; Maypole / Agave caymanensis
Cord Marshgrass / Spartina patens
Cow-itch / Mucuna pruriens
Cowslip / Ipomoea violacea
Crested Saltbush / Atriplex pentandra
Croton / Codiaeum variegatum
Crown-of-Thorns, Crucifixion Plant / Euphorbia milii
Cure-for-All; Wild Tobacco / Pluchea carolinensis Syn. Pluchea symphytifolia

Cure-for-All; Wild Tobacco / Pluchea odorata ASTERACEAE Curly Bean / Adenanthera pavonina
Custard Apple; Bullock's Heart / Annona reticulata
Cutleaf Groundcherry [US]; Wild Gouma, Winter Cherry [JA]; Cow pops, Poppers [EC] / Physalis angulata
Cut-leaf Morning Glory / Merremia dissecta
Cutting Grass / Cyperus planifolious
Cutting Grass; Sawgrass / Cladium jamaicensis
Cutting Grass; Swamp Flatsedge / Cyperus ligularis
Cypress Vine / Ipomoea quamoclit
Dandelion; Septic Weed / Senna occidentalis
Darkeye Morningglory / Ipomoea tiliaceae
Denseflower Knotweed / Polygonum densiflorum Syn. Polygonum glabrum
Devil Head / Capparis ferruginea
Devil's Horsewhip / Achyranthes aspera
Devil's Pumpkin / Passiflora cuprea
Dildo / Pilosocereus royenii syn. Cephalocereus swartzii
Dixie Ticktrefoil / Desmodium tortuosum
Dogwood; Fish Poison Tree / Piscidia piscipula
Dollar orchid / Prosthechea boothiana Syn. Encyclia boothiana
Dotted Smartweed / Polygonum punctatum
Dove Weed; Pillpod Sandmat / Euphorbia hirta Syn. Chamaesyce hirta
Duckweed / Lemna aequinoctalis
Duppy Bush; Duppy Basil / Phyllanthus angustifolius
Duppy Gord, Wild Pumpkin / Cionosicys guabubu Syn. Cionosicys excisus
Duppy Gun; Heart Bush / Ruellia tuberosa
Durban Crowfootgrass / Dactyloctenium aegyptium
Easter Lily; Red Lily / Hippeastrum puniceum
Edible Fig / Ficus carica
Egg Fruit / Pouteria campechiana
Elephant Grass; Napier Grass / Pennisetum purpureum
False Daisy / Eclipta prostrata
False Mallow / Malvastrum corchorifolium
False Willow, Saltbush / Baccharis dioica
Faux Persil / Cardiospermum corindum
"Ficus"; Weeping Fig / Ficus benjamina
Fiddler's Spurge / Euphorbia heterophylla Syn. Poinsettia heterophylla
Fiddlewood / Petitia domingensis
Field Basil; West Indian Sage / Salvia occidentalis
Firecracker / Russelia equisetiformis
Flame-of-the-Forest; African Tulip Tree / Spathodea campanulata
Florida Flatsedge / Cyperus floridanus
Florida Hammock Sandmat / Euphorbia ophthalmica Syn.Chamaesyce ophthalmica
Florida Hammock Milkpea / Galactia striata
Florida Privet / Forestiera segregata
Fly Marsh Elder / Iva cheiranthifolia
Four-o'clock / Mirabilis jalapa
Fowl Berry; Blood Berry / Rivina humilis
French Cotton, Crown Flower / Calotropis procera
Fustic / Maclura tinctoria
Galipee / Dendropanax arboreus
Geranium; Running Woodworm / Ambrosia hispida
Ghost Orchid / Dendrophylax fawcettii Endemic GC
Giant Air Plant; Giant Wild Pine / Tillandsia utriculata
Giant Indian Milkweed / Calotropis gigantea
Giant Lily / Crinum amabile
Giant Reed / Arundo donax
Ginep / Melicoccus bijugatus
Glasswort / Salicornia bigelovii Annual
Glasswort / Salicornis virginica Syn. S. perennis Perennial
Goatweed / Capraria biflora
Golden Apple, Water Lemon; Scimitoo / Passiflora laurifolia
Golden Dewdrop; Angel's Whisper, Poison Macca / Duranta erecta Syn. Duranta repens
Golden Shower / Cassia fistula
Gophertail Love Grass / Eragrostis ciliaris
Gourd Tree; Calabash / Crescentia cujete
Grapefruit / Citrus paradisi
Greenheart Ebony / Rochefortia acanthophora
Green Thorn, White Thorn, Shake Hand / Sideroxylon horridum
Ground Tamarind / Desmanthus virgatus
Guana Berry / Ernodea littoralis
Guava / Psidium guajava
Gulf Coast Swallowwort / Seutera angustifolia Syn. Cynanchum angustifolium
Gyminda / Gyminda latifolia
Hairypod Cowpea / Vigna luteola
Haitian Catalpa / Catalpa longissima
Havana Clustervine / Jacquemontia havanensis
Headache Bush / Quadrella cynophallophora
Henna / Lawsonia inermis
Hibiscus / Hibiscus rosa-sinesis
Hog Plum / Spondias mombin
Hog Plum / Ximenia americana
Hook Wiss; Iguana Hackberry / Celtis iguanaea
Hop Bush / Dodonaea viscosa
Horse Bean / Canavalia nitida
Indian Almond / Terminalia catappa
Indian Goose Grass / Eleusine indica
Indigo / Indigofera tinctoria
Ink Berry / Scaevola plumieri
Ironwood / Chionanthus caymanensis Endemic CB, LC
Ironwood / Chionanthus caymanensis var. caymanensis Endemic GC
Jackfruit / Artocarpus heterophyllus
Jack-in-the-Bush / Chromolaena odorata
Jackswitch, Woolly Corchorus / Corchorus hirsutus
Jamaica Cherry / Muntingia calabura
Jasmine / Plumeria obtusa
Jasmine, Frangipani, (Graveyard tree) / Plumeria rubra
Jeremiah Bush / Zuelania guidonia
Jingle Bell Orchid / Dendrophylax porrectus
John Crow Bead / Abrus precatorius / Licorice
Johnson Grass / Sorghum halepense
Jointer; Pepper Elder / Piper amalago
Juda's Bush / Iresine diffusa
June Plum / Spondias dulcis
Juniper / Rhachicallis americana
Juniper; Bay Cedar [US] / Suriana maritima
Jute / Corchorus aestuans
Lady Hair / Malpighia cubensis
Lady's Slipper / Centrosema virginianum
Lancewood / Randia aculeata
Lantana / Lantana camara
Lavender; Sea-lavender / Argusia gnaphalodes
Leaf-of-Life / Bryophyllum pinnatum
Least Snoutbean / Rhynchosia minima
Licaria; Pepperleaf Sweetwood / Licaria triandra
Lignum Vitae / Guaiacum officinale
Lignum Vitae / Guaiacum sanctum
Lilac; Chinaberry / Melia azederach
Lilac Tassel Flower, Flora's Paintbrush / Emilia sonchifolia
Lily Thorn / Catesbaea parviflora
Lime / Citrus aurantifolia
Limeberry / Triphasia trifoliata
Limestone Sandmat / Euphorbia blodgettii Syn. Chamaesyce blodgettii
Lion's Ear; Ball Bush; Christmas Candlestick / Leonitis nepetifolia
Little Bell / Ipomoea triloba
Little Duckweed / Lemna obscura
Little Ironweed / Cyanthillium cinereum Syn. Vernonia cinerea
Llima / Sida cordifolia
Loggerhead weed; Pink Weed, Worm Grass [JA] / Spigelia anthelmia
Logwood / Haematoxylum campechianum
Long Strap Fern / Campyloneurum phyllitidis Syn. Polypodium phyllitidis
Low Rattlebox / Crotalaria pumila
Lucky Nut; Yellow Oleander / Cascabela peruviana Syn. Thevetia peruviana
Lucy Julia; Pencil Flower / Stylosanthes hamata
Mahogany / Swietenia mahagoni
Maiden Plum / Comocladia dentata
Mammee / Mammea americana
Manatee Grass / Syringodium filiforme
Manchineel / Hippomane mancinella POISON
Mango / Mangifera indica
Mangrove Rubber Vine / Rhabdadenia biflora
Manyspike Flatsedge / Cyperus polystachyos
Margaret's Pisonia / Pisonia margaretae Endemic GC
Marsh Gentian / Eustoma exaltatum
Marigold; Creeping Oxeye / Sphagneticola trilobata
Mascarene Island Leafflower / Phyllanthus tenellus
Match Head / Phyla nodiflora Syn. Lippia nodiflora
Matlike Heliotropium / Euploca humifusa
Mermaid’s Wine glasses / Acetabularia crenulata
Mexican Primrose Willow; Many-seed / Ludwigia octovalvis
Micar / Sophora tomentosa
Mile-a-Minute Vine / Ipomoea cairica
Monkey Fiddle / Pedilanthus tithymaloides parasiticus
Moringa, Horseradish Tree / Moringa oleifera
Morningglory; Dwarf Bindweed / Evolvulus convolvuloides
Morning Glory Oceanblue / Ipomoea indica
Mulberry; Hog Apple / Morinda citrifolia
Myrsine / Rapanea acrantha Syn. Myrsine acrantha
Myrtle-of-the-Rive / Calyptranthes zuzygium
Narrow-leaf Ironwood; Crab Bush / Gymnanthes lucida
Neem Tree / Azadirachta indica
Neesberry; Naseberry; Sapodilla / Manilkara zapota
Netted Shrubverbena / Lantana reticulata
Night-blooming Water Lily / Nymphaea amazonum
Nightshade / Echites umbellata
Nodeweed / Synedrella nodiflora
Nut Grass / Cyperus rotundus
Old George / Wittmackia caymanensis Syn. Hohengergia caymanensis Endemic GC
Old Lady Coat Tail / Priva lappulacea
Old Man's Beard / Tillandsia recurvata
Old Man Berry / Cassytha filiformis
Oleander / Nerium oleander
Okra / Abelmoschus esculentus
Okra / Hibiscus esculentus
Oriental False Hawksbeard / Youngia japonica
Pale Green Peperomia / Peperomia simplex

Palo Amargo / Rauvolfia nitida
Panama Tree / Sterculia apetala,br> Parasitic flower / Pilostyles globose var. caymanensis Endemic GC, CB, LC
Parasitic Ghost Plant / Voyria parasitica Syn.Leiphaimos parasitica
Parrot's beak, Cockspur, Fingrigo, Wait-a-bit / Pisonia aculeata
Pawpaw, papaya / Carica papaya
Pepper Cinnamon / Canella winterana
Pepperweed / Lepidium virginicum
Peregrina / Jatropha hastata
Peregrina / Jatropha integerrima
Periwinkle; Burying-ground Flower / Catharanthus roseus
Physic Nut / Jatropha curcas
Picklewood / Guettarda elliptica
Pignut, Spikenard / Hyptis suaveolens
Pimento; Allspice / Pimenta dioica
Pink Crocus / Zephyranthes rosea
Pink Redstem / Ammania coccinea
Pink Redstem / Ammania latifolia
Plum (Quickstick fence, edible fruits) / Spondias purpurea
Plopnut / Thespesia populnea
Poinciana; Flamboyant Tree / Delonix regia
Poison Tree / Metopium toxiferum
Polypremun / Polypremun procubens
Pomegranate / Punica granatum
Pompero; Plumperra; Wild Cherry / Hypelate trifoliata
Pond Apple / Annona glabra
Prickly Ash / Zanthoxylum cubensis
Prickly Fanpetals / Sida spinosa
Prickly Glorybower / Volkameria aculeata Syn. Clerodendron aculeatum var. aculeatum
Prickly Glorybower / Volkameria aculeata Syn. Clerodendron aculeatum var. gracile
Prickly Lantana / Lantana aculeata
Prickly Pear / Opuntia dillenii
Prickly Pear Tree / Consolea macracantha Syn. Opuntia macracantha
Prickly Yellow / Zanthoxylum caribaeum
Pride of Barbados; Dwarf Poinciana / Caesalpinia pulcherrima
Pride of Big Pine / Strumpfia maritima
Privet Wild Sensitive plant / Senna ligustrina
Proctor's Sedge / Eleocharis rostellata
Prostrate Sandmat / Euphorbia prostrata Syn. Chamaesyce prostrata
Providence Mint / Lippia alba
Pudding Withe, Daffodil / Cissus microcarpa
Pumpkin / Cucurbita pepo
Purple Allamanda; Palay Rubbervine / Cryptostegia grandiflora
Pusley, Wild Parsley; Little Hogweed / Portulaca oleracea
Pyramid Flower / Melochia pyramidata
Quacori / Cissampelos pareira
Queen's Wreath / Petrea volubilis
Quickstick; Aaron's Rod / Gliricidia sepium
Rat Wood / Erythroxylum rotundifolium
Raw Bones; Raw head; Bloody Head / Cynophalla flexuosa
Red Bean Tree / Erythrina velutina
Red Birch; Gumbo Limbo / Bursera simaruba
Red Butterfly Wing / Christia vespertilionis
Red Dialthaea / Melochia nodiflora
Red Mangrove / Rhizophora mangle
Redstem Purslane / Portulaca rubricaulis
Red Tassel Flower; Cupid's Paintbrush / Emilia fosbergii
Red Top; Hippa Cassini / Asclepias curassavica
Redtop Panicum / Panicum rigidulum
Resurrection Fern / Pleopeltis polypodioides Syn. Polypodium polypodioides
Roadside Sandmat / Euphorbia lasiocarpa Syn. Chamaesyce lasiocarpa
Rockyplains Dwarf Morning Glory / Evolvulus squamosus
Rose Apple / Syzygium jambos
Rosemary / Croton linearis
Round leaf Bindweed / Evolvulus nummularius
Roundleaf Sage; Bitter Sage / Lantana involucrata
Royal Flatsedge / Cyperus elegans
Royal Palm / Roystonea regia
Sandmat heliotropium / Euploca humifusa Syn. Heliotropium humifusum
Sanddune Spurge / Euphorbia trichotoma
Salt Grass / Distichlis spicata
Saltwort / Batis maritima
Scallion Grass / Eleocharis mutata
Scarlet Creeper / Ipomoea hederifolia
Scarlet Spiderling / Boerhavia coccinea
Scaevola / Scaevola taccada Syn. Scaevola sericea
Schoepfia; Graytwig / Schoepfia schreberi
Scorn-the-Ground / Phoradendron rubrum
Scrambled Eggs, Kalamona / Senna surattensis
Sea Bean / Canavalia rosea
Seacoast Marshelder / Iva imbricata Very Rare
Sea Grape / Coccoloba uvifera
Sea-island Cotton, Long-staple Cotton / Gossypium barbadense
Sea-lavender / Limonium companyonis New 2003
Sea-pusley; Shoreline Sea Purslane / Sesuvium portulacastrum
Seashore Dropseed / Sporobolus virginicus
Seaside Heliotrope / Heliotropium curassavicum
Seaside Mahoe / Hibiscus tiliaceus
Seaside Twintip / Stemodia maritima
Season Vine, Possum Grape / Cissus verticillata
Serasee; Cerasee / Momordica charantia var. abbreviata
Sessile Joyweed / Alternanthera sessilis
Seven Sisters / Crinum americanum
Seymour grass / Bothriochloa petrusa
Shake Hand Tree / Xylosma bahamensis
Shake Hand Tree; Biscayne Prickly Ash / Zanthoxylum coriaceum
Shake Shake / Crotalaria incana
Shame-face, Sensitive Plant / Mimosa pudica
Shamrock; Cow-stick; Hemlock / Tecoma stans
Shanks, Bushy Salmea / Salmea petrobioides
Shrubby False Buttonweed / Spermacoce verticillata New 2002
Silverhead; Samphire / Blutaparon vermicularis
Silver Thatch; Thatch / Coccothrinax proctorii Endemic GC, CB, LC
Sisal / Agave sisalana
Skyblue Clustervine / Jacquemontia pentanthos
Pepper Hibiscus / Malvaviscus arboreus var. penduliflorus
Slender False Buttonweed / Spermacoce tenuior Syn. Spermacoce confusa
Slender Sea Purslane / Sesuvium maritimum
Slender Sandbur / Cenchrus gracillimus
Slippery Burr; Widdy Widdy / Corchorus siliquosus
Stinking Bush; Papalo; Yerba Porosa / Porophyllum ruderale
Smoke Wood / Erythroxylum areolatum
Smoke Wood / Erythroxylum confusum
Snake Berry; Tobacco Berry; Wild Tobacco / Crossopetalum rhacoma
Snake Berry, Crossopetalum, / Crossopetalum uragoga Endemic GC, CB*
Snake Wood / Colubrina arborescens
Snow Bush / Breynia disticha
Snowberry; Milkberry / Chiococca alba
Spanish Bayonet / Yucca aloifolia
Soft Bur / Cenchrus echinatus
Soft Leaf / Melanthera nivea Syn. Melanthera aspera
Sorrel / Hibiscus sabdariffa
Sorrel Vine, Marine Vine / Cissus trifoliata
Sour Grass / Digitaria insularis
Sour Orange, Seville Orange / Citrus aurantium
Soursop / Annona muricata
Southern Crabgrass / Digitaria ciliaris
Spanish Armada; Picashia / Sesbania grandiflora
Spanish Elm / Cordia gerascanthus
Spanish Needle / Bidens cynapiifolia
Spanish Needle / Bidens pilosa var radiata
Spanish Stopper; Box Leaf Eugenia / Eugenia foetida
Spiny Black Olive / Bucida molinetii Syn. Bucida spinosa
Spirit Vine / Aegiphila caymanensis
Spirit Vine / Aegiphila elata
Spleen Amaranth / Amaranthus dubius
Spreading Amaranth / Amaranthus crassipes
Star Apple / Chrysophyllum cainito
Star of Bethlehem; Wild Jasmine / Jasminum fluminense
St. Augustine Grass / Stenotaphrum secundatum
Stinking Toe / Hymenaea courbaril (New record 2004)
Strawberry; White Stopper / Eugenia axillaris
Strong Back; Kidney Bush / Psychotria nervosa
Sugar cane / Saccharum officinarum
Surinam Cherry / Eugenia uniflora
Susumber / Solanum torvum
Swamp Fern / Acrostichum danaeifolium
Swamp Paper, Punk Tree / Melaleuca quinquenervia
Swamp Smartweed; Mild Waterpepper / Polygonum hydropiperoides
Sweet Acacia / Acacia farnesiana
Sweet Orange / Citrus sinensis
Sweet Potato / Ipomoea batatas Syn. Ipomoea tiliacea
Sweet Sage / Lantana camara Syn. Lantana urticifolia
Sweetwood / Nectandra coriacea Syn. Ocotea coriacea
Sweetsop; Sugar Apple / Annona squamosa
Talustuft / Lithophila muscoides
Tamarind / Tamarindus indica
Tea Banker, Mint / Pectis caymanensis var. caymanensis
Tea Banker, Mint Endemic GC only / Pectis caymanensis var. robusta
Ten-o'clock; Pink Purslane / Portulaca pilosa
Texas Madeiravine / Anredera vesicaria
Thistle; Thom Thistle / Argemone mexicana
Thom prickle / Casearia aculeata
Threeflower Ticktrefoil / Desmodium triflorum
Tick-Trefoil / Desmodium gangeticium
Tittie Molly; Coastal Beach Sandmat / Euphorbia mesembryanthemifolia Syn. Chamaesyce mesembrianthemifoli
Trema / Trema lamarckiana
Trichilia / Trichilia havanensis
Tropical Signal Grass / Urochloa subquadripara
Coat Buttons; Rabbit Thistle / Tridax procumbens
Turks Cap Mallow / Malvaviscus arboreus var. mexicanus Syn. Malvaviscus arboreus var. cubensis
Turtle Grass / Thalassia testudinum
Velvet-leaf / Melochia tomentosa
Vervine / Stachytarpheta jamaicensis
Vine Pear / Selenicereus grandiflorus
Violet Ruellia / Ruellia nudiflora New record GC 2002
Waltheria; Buff Coat / Waltheria indica
Wash Wood / Jacquinia arborea
Wash Wood / Jacquinia keyensis
Wash Wood / Jacquinia proctorii
Water grass / Commelina erecta
Water Hyacinth / Eichhornia crassipes
Water Hyssop / Bacopa monnieri
Waterleaf, Ceylon Spinach, Verdolaga-Francesca / Talinum fruticosum Syn. Talinum triangulare
Water Primerose / Ludwigia affinis
Watermelon / Citrullus lanatus
Water Snowflake / Nymphoides indica
Wattle / Acacia leptocarpa
West Indian Ebony, Coccus Wood, Jamaican Rain Tree / Brya ebenus
White-Alling / Bontia daphnoides
White Button; Pigeon Coop / Spilanthes urens
White Crocus / Zephyranthes tubispatha
White Fiddlewood / Citharexylum spinosum
Whitehead Bush (Barbados) / Parthenium hysterophorus
White Mangrove / Laguncularia racemosa
White Moneywort / Alysicarpus vaginalis
White-top Sedge, Star-rush / Rhynchospora colorata
White Twinevine / Sarcostemma clausum
White Water Lily / Nymphaea ampla
Whitewood / Tabebuia heterophylla
Whorled Dropseed / Sporobolus pyramidatus
Wild Balsam, Vine Balsam / Peperomia magnoliifolia
Wild Banana Orchid / Myrmecophila thomsoniana var. minor Endemic CB, LC
Wild Banana Orchid / Myrmecophila thomsoniana Endemic GC
Wild Calabash / Cassine xylocarpa
Wild Cinnamon / Croton nitens
Wild Coco-plum / Heterosavia erythroxyloides Syn. Savia erythroxyloides
Wild Coffee / Casearia guianensis
Wild Coffee / Casearia hirsuta
Wild Coffee / Casearia sylvestris
Wild Coffee / Margaritopsis microdon Syn. Psychotria microdon
Wild Cotton; Short-staple cotton / Gossypium hirsutum
Wild Cow Itch; Screw-bush / Helicteres jamaicensis
Wild Cucumber / Cucumis anguria
Wild Dolly / Macroptilium lathyroides syn. Phaseolus lathyroides
Wild Fig; Strangler Fig / Ficus aurea
Wild Fig; Barren Fig; Shortleaf Fig / Ficus citrifolia
Wild Ginep / Exothea paniculata
Wild Guava / Colubrina elliptica
Wild Hops / Flemingia strobilifera Syn. Moghania strobilifera
Wild Indigo / Indigofera suffruticosa
Wild Jasmine / Tabernaemontana laurifolia
Wild Lettuce / Launaea intybacea
Wild Lime / Adelia ricinella
Wild Oil Nut / Jatropha divaricata
Wild Okra / Malachra alceifolius
Wild Potatoes / Merremia umbellata
Wild Pumpkin; Corky Stem Vine; Inkvine / Passiflora suberosa
Wild Sage / Lantana bahamensis
Wild Sapodilla; White Bullet / Sideroxylon salicifolium
Wild Shame-face / Chamaecrista nicitans
Wild Spanish Armada / Alvaradoa amorphoides
Wild Sweet Basil; Pimento Basil; Wild Mosquito plant / Ocimum campechianum Syn.Ocimun micranthum
Wild Tamarind; Lead Tree / Leucaena leucocephala
Wild White Lily; Easter Lily / Hymenocallis latifolia
Winged Paspalum; Panama Crowngrass / Paspalum fimbriatum
Woodland False Buttonweed / Spermacoce remota Syn. Spermacoce assurgens
Wire Wiss; Greenbrier / Smilax havanensis
Yellow Balsam / Croton flavens
Yellow Bristlegrass; Knotroot Foxtail / Setaria parviflora
Yellow Crocus / Zephyranthes citrina
Yellow Ironwood; Bastard Ironwood Caribbean Princewood / Exostema caribaeum
Yellow Mastic / Sideroxylon foetidissimum
Yellow Nightshade / Pentalinon luteum
Yellow Root; Rhubarb Root / Morinda royoc
Yellow Trumpet shrub / Hamelia cuprea
Yellow Sanders; Satinwood / Zanthoxylum flavum
Yellow Sweet Pea; Rattlebox / Crotalaria retusa
Yellowwood; (Florida Boxwood) / Schaefferia frutescens
Yerba de Jicotea / Ludwigia erecta
Young Palm Orchid / Tropidia polystachya
Zoysia Grass / Anthephora hermaphrodita

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