Wild Florida Photo - Dracaena hyacinthoides - Bowstring Hemp

Dracaena hyacinthoides (L.)Mabb.

Bowstring Hemp
Mother-in-law's Tongue

Synonym(s): Sansevieria hyacinthoides (L.) Druce

Not native to Florida

Florida Invasive Species Council: Category II designation

Invasive exotics that have increased in abundance or frequency but have not yet altered Florida plant communities to the extent shown by Category I species.
Planting this species should be avoided and removal of existing plants may be desirable.

Volusia Co. FL 02/15/23
Volusia Co. FL 02/15/23
Volusia Co. FL 02/15/23

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Dracaena hyacinthoides is a member of the Ruscaceae - Butcher's Broom family.

Other species of the Dracaena genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
  Dracaena fragrans - FRAGRANT DRACAENA

Date record last modified: Feb 16, 2023

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