A Guide to

Flowering Plants of South Florida

Page One: Aceraceae to Asteraceae

Four-Petal Pawpaw

Four-petal pawpaw, member of Annonaceae, photographed at Four-petal Pawpaw Natural Area, Palm Beach Gardens.

Welcome to Wild South Florida's guide to the flowering plants of South Florida — and more. The guide is divided into four pages pages, with photos of more than 400 plants organized alphabetically by family. On the last page, you'll find mangroves, ferns and lichens. Note: this page is under construction. Most plants are linked to detailed profiles but many newer additions are not. They will be added over time.

Aceraceae — Maple Family

Acquifoliaceae — Holly Family

Adoxaceae — Elderberry

Agavaceae — Agave Family

Alismataceae — Water Plantains

Amaranthaceae — Amaranth Family

Amarylilidaceae — Lilies

Ancathaceae — Wild Petunias and Other Tropical Flowers

Annonaceae — Custard Apple Family

Apiaceae — Carrot Family

Apocynaceae — Milkweeds, Dog Bane

Aracardiaceae — Poison Ivy, Sumac, Mango

Araceae — Arum Family

Araliaceae — Schefflera Family

Arecaceae — Palms

Asperagaceae — Asperagus Family

Asteraceae — Daisy, Sunflower Family

Published by Wild South Florida, PO Box 7241, Delray Beach, FL 33482.

Photographs by David Sedore. Photographs are property of the publishers and may not be used without permission.