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Common NameScientific NameSize PriceQtyIn Stock

Railroad Vine-Ipomoea pes-caprae 

Ipomoea pes-caprae
5/11/2020 1,000 0.55 Ln 2



No 0 1.15 Ln 4
No 0 2.10 1g

A sprawling vine up to 120+ ft. with a brilliant purple flower. Vine is salt, wind, poor soil and drought tolerant. Grows up to 12 inches high. Landscape value in coastal areas. Habitats include coastal areas in Zones 7+, such as dunes and bay beaches. Spreads vegetatively and by seeds in Summer and Fall. Excellent for dune restoration. Attractive to butterflies.

Zones 7+ * Sun/Salt/Wind/Drought/Poor Soil Tolerance * Landscape Value * Southeast

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Red Mangroves -Rhizophora mangle 

Rhizophora mangle
Yes 16,660 1.20 Ln TT
4/20/2020 10,000 1.20 Ln TT
4/27/2020 5,000 1.20 Ln TT
6/22/2020 1,100 5.70 1g
9/14/2020 400 15.00 3g
9/13/2021 400 45.00 7g

Salt tolerant tree that reaches max 65 ft. Used for coastal shoreline plantings. Recognized by its large spider-like prop roots and close proximity to water from other species. Habitats include inland waters such as bays, brackish shorelines, canals, and tidal swamps. Found Zones 9+. Significant wildlife habitat. Wave and wind break. Used extensively for soil stabilization in tropics worldwide. Most popular of mangrove family.

Zones 9+ * Flood/Wind/Salt/Sun Tolerance * Coastal Shores * Soil Stabilization * Wildlife Habitat

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Salt Grass-Distichlis spicata 

Distichlis spicata
Yes 5,560 0.65 Ln 2


Yes 1,200 1.25 Ln 4

Perennial grass found in coastal areas such as marshes, brackish rivers, and other saltwater shorelines. Salt, sun, poor soil, and drought tolerant. Grass can reach 2 ft. and rhizomes spread out to form dense colonies. Found on slight elevations. Has spike-like blades and narrow, dense spikelets. Found in Zones 7+. Offers dense ground cover and soil stability. Often found in mono-colonies.

Zones 7+ * Salt/Sun/Poor Soil/Drought/Flood Tolerance * Erosion Control * Ground Control

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Salt Marsh Bulrush-Scirpus robustus 

Scirpus robustus
No 0 0.80 Ln 2




Native sedge that grows in brackish and saline coastal marshes throughout Florida. This plant has large, cone-shaped spikelets and blooms from spring to fall. Ducks, geese and other waterfowl feed on the seeds. Zones 8-10.

Shade/Salt/Wet Tolerance * Waterfowl Food Source * Zones 8-10

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Saltbush - Baccharis halimifolia 

Baccharis halimifolia
No 0 0.55 Ln 2
No 0 1.10 Ln 4

No 0 1.80 1g

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