Chocolateweed (Melochia corchorifolia) is a non-native landscape weed commonly found on Florida's roadsides. This weed is known for its use as a fiber in other countries and cultures.
- Scientific Name: Melochia corchorifolia
- Common Name: Chocolateweed
- Seasonality: Warm
- Soil Type: Wet to dry
- Toxicity: Non-toxic
- Plant Growth: Herbaceous perennial