Species found in Bexar County, Texas

Click on each species to view records of that species in this county.

Please note that all of the species may not be a problem in Bexar County, Texas but are exotic to the U.S. and listed as a problem somewhere in the U.S.


Plants - 124 Species

Subject Name Scientific Name
tree-of-heaven Ailanthus altissima (P. Mill.) Swingle
mimosa Albizia julibrissin Durazz.
redroot pigweed Amaranthus retroflexus L.
giant reed Arundo donax L.
asparagus Asparagus officinalis L.
wild oat Avena fatua L.
oat Avena sativa L.
yellow bluestem Bothriochloa ischaemum var. songarica (Rupr. ex Fisch. & C.A. Mey.) Celarier & Harlan
yellow bluestem Bothriochloa ischaemum (L.) Keng
field brome Bromus arvensis L.
rescuegrass Bromus catharticus Vahl
soft brome Bromus hordeaceus L.
corn gromwell Buglossoides arvensis (L.) I.M. Johnston
paradise poinciana Caesalpinia gilliesii (Wall. ex Hook.) Wall. ex D. Dietr.
shepherd's-purse Capsella bursa-pastoris (L.) Medik.
musk thistle Carduus nutans L.
cornflower Centaurea cyanus L.
Malta starthistle Centaurea melitensis L.
swollen fingergrass Chloris barbata Sw.
bull thistle Cirsium vulgare (Savi) Ten.
sour orange Citrus x aurantium L. (pro sp.) [maxima × reticulata]
coco yam, wild taro Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
doubtful knight's-spur Consolida ajacis (L.) Schur
field bindweed Convolvulus arvensis L.
purple pampasgrass Cortaderia jubata (Lem.) Stapf
Uruguayan pampas grass Cortaderia selloana (Schult. & Schult. f.) Asch. & Graebn.
pampas grass Cortaderia spp. Stapf
sulphur cosmos Cosmos sulphureus Cav.
montbretia Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora (V. Lemoine) N.E. Br. [aurea × pottsii]
bermudagrass Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers
purple nutsedge Cyperus rotundus L.
crowfootgrass Dactyloctenium aegyptium (L.) Willd
Angleton bluestem Dichanthium aristatum (Poir.) C.E. Hubbard
large crabgrass Digitaria sanguinalis (L.) Scop
mexicantea Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
junglerice Echinochloa colona (L.) Link
barnyardgrass Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) Beauv
goosegrass Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
stinkgrass Eragrostis cilianensis (All.) Vign. ex Janchen
weeping lovegrass Eragrostis curvula (Schrad.) Nees
Lehmann lovegrass Eragrostis lehmanniana Nees
redstem stork's bill Erodium cicutarium ssp. cicutarium (L.) L'Hér. ex Aiton
redstem filaree Erodium cicutarium (L.) L'Hér. ex Ait.
rocketsalad Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa (P. Mill.) Thellung
toothed spurge Euphorbia dentata Michx
mulberryweed Fatoua villosa (Thunb.) Nakai
Chinese parasoltree Firmiana simplex (L.) W. Wight
dotted bridalveil Gibasis pellucida (Mart. & Gal.) D.R. Hunt
English ivy Hedera helix L.
leporinum barley Hordeum murinum ssp. leporinum (Link) Arcang.
mouse barley Hordeum murinum L.
hydrilla Hydrilla verticillata (L. f.) Royle
gloria de la manana Ipomoea carnea ssp. fistulosa (Mart. ex Choisy) D. Austin
prickly lettuce Lactuca serriola L.
crapemyrtle Lagerstroemia indica L.
henbit Lamium amplexicaule L.
largeleaf lantana Lantana camara L.
weeping lantana Lantana montevidensis (Spreng.) Briq.
Japanese privet Ligustrum japonicum Thunb.
glossy privet Ligustrum lucidum W.T. Aiton
Chinese privet Ligustrum sinense Lour.
privet Ligustrum spp. L.
perennial ryegrass Lolium perenne L.
Japanese honeysuckle Lonicera japonica Thunb.
bush honeysuckles (exotic) Lonicera spp. L.
scarlet pimpernel Lysimachia arvensis (L.) U. Manns & A. Anderb.
catclaw-vine Macfadyena unguis-cati (L.) A.H. Gentry
little mallow Malva parviflora L.
threelobe false mallow Malvastrum coromandelianum (L.) Garcke
white horehound Marrubium vulgare L.
California burclover Medicago polymorpha L.
chinaberry Melia azedarach L.
annual yellow sweetclover Melilotus indicus (L.) All.
yellow sweet-clover Melilotus officinalis (L.) Lam.
common four-o'clock Mirabilis jalapa L.
sacred bamboo Nandina domestica Thunb.
watercress Nasturtium officinale R. Brown
oleander Nerium oleander L.
blue panicum Panicum antidotale Retz.
wild-proso millet Panicum miliaceum L.
ragweed parthenium Parthenium hysterophorus L.
dallisgrass Paspalum dilatatum Poir.
vaseygrass Paspalum urvillei Steud.
African rue Peganum harmala L.
buffelgrass Pennisetum ciliare (L.) Link
elephant grass Pennisetum purpureum Schumacher
crimson fountaingrass Pennisetum setaceum (Forsk.) Chiov.
canarygrass Phalaris canariensis L.
Taiwanese photinia Photinia serratifolia (Desf.) Kalkm.
chokeberry Photinia x fraseri Dress [glabra × serratifolia]
golden bamboo Phyllostachys aurea Carr. ex A.& C. Rivière
Chinese pistache Pistacia chinensis Bunge
annual bluegrass Poa annua L.
rabbitfoot polypogon Polypogon monspeliensis (L.) Desf.
water-bent Polypogon viridis (Gouan) Breistr.
trifoliate orange Poncirus trifoliata (L.) Raf.
Lombardy poplar Populus nigra L.
scarlet firethorn Pyracantha coccinea M. Roemer
radish Raphanus sativus L.
turnipweed Rapistrum rugosum (L.) All.
Macartney rose Rosa bracteata J.C. Wendl.
Britton's wild petunia Ruellia simplex C. Wright
weeping willow Salix babylonica L.
valamuerto Senna pendula (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Irwin & Barneby
foxtail millet Setaria italica (L.) Beauv.
yellow foxtail Setaria pumila (Poir.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes
bristlegrass Setaria spp. Beauv.
bristly foxtail Setaria verticillata (L.) Beauv.
wild mustard Sinapis arvensis L.
London rocket Sisymbrium irio L.
spiny sowthistle Sonchus asper (L.) Hill
annual sowthistle Sonchus oleraceus L.
sorghum Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench
johnsongrass Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.
denseflower cordgrass Spartina densiflora Brongn.
rock dandelion Taraxacum laevigatum (Willd.) DC.
blackeyed Susan vine Thunbergia alata Bojer ex Sims
spreading hedgeparsley Torilis arvensis (Huds.) Link
spreading hedgeparsley Torilis arvensis ssp. arvensis (Huds.) Link
Chinese tallowtree Triadica sebifera (L.) Small
puncturevine Tribulus terrestris L.
big periwinkle Vinca major L.
lilac chastetree Vitex agnus-castus L.
rattail fescue Vulpia myuros (L.) K.C. Gmel.

Please cite the EDDMapS as:

EDDMapS. 2014. Early Detection & Distribution Mapping System. The University of Georgia - Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health. Available online at http://www.eddmaps.org/; last accessed April 23, 2014.




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Last updated on Tuesday, May 08, 2012 at 11:04 AM