Grown by enthusiasts and occasionally by native plant nurseries.
Map of select IRC data from peninsular Florida.
Map of suggested ZIP codes from South Florida north to southern Brevard, Osceola, Polk, and Pasco counties.
Wildlife and Ecology:
Larval host plant for clouded skipper (Lerema accius) butterflies.
We are currently adding data for this species for central and northern Florida. If you would like to contribute information or images, please contact George Gann via the IRC staff page.