Southeastern United States (Florida, Louisiana), the West Indies (Hispaniola), Mexico, Central America and South America.
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
State of Florida Status:
Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status:
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
South Florida History and Distribution:
Ranked as critically imperiled in Rare Plants of South Florida (Gann et al. 2002
; pp 398-300) based on three occurrences in two conservation areas (Deering Estate at Cutler in Miami-Dade County, Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park in Collier County) and one none conservation area in Miami-Dade County. No new occurrences are known.
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: