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Circular1204: Help Protect Florida's Natural Areas from Non-native Invasive Plants

Figure 10. Carrotwood (Cupaniopsis anacardioides) is a popular landscape tree throughout southern Florida. It produces large crops of seed, which are eaten and transported by birds. It is now naturalized on spoil islands and in tropical hammocks, pinelands, mangrove swamps, cypress domes, scrub, and coastal strand communities. It is listed as a noxious weed by FDACS.