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Pouzolzia zeylanica

Pouzolz’s bush (Pouzolzia zeylanica) in a non-native landscape weed indigenous to tropical Asia and Oceana. Commonly found on Florida roadsides, in old fields, waste areas and distrubed areas, this species is higly invasive. It's tuber-like, extensive root system make this weed difficult to remove by hand.

  • Scientific Name: Pouzolzia zeylanica
  • Common Name: Pouzolzia Bush
  • Seasonality: Warm
  • Soil Type: Wet to dry
  • Toxicity: Non-toxic
  • Plant Growth: Herbaceous perennial

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