Peninsular Florida, the West Indies, southern Mexico and Central America (Belize).
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
FLORIDA KEYS Native Status:
IRC FLORIDA KEYS Status:
Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys
Florida Keys History and Distribution:
Reported in 1913
by John Kunkel Small for coastal sand dunes, pinelands and low hammocks throughout the Florida Keys. Apparently very rare and ephemeral in the lower sandy Keys. We consider this native and extant throughout the Florida Keys.