South Florida and the West Indies (Greater Antilles, Bahamas).
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
NatureServe Global Status:
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:
There is recruitment from introduced plants at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, but these plant are not yet reproductive (Possley 2022).
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
For more information, see our species account
and our Natives For Your Neighborhood
website. For a digitized image of Elbert Little's Florida range map, visit the Exploring Florida
website. See also Florida Natural Areas Inventory's Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Florida
page (Chafin 2000).