Southeastern United States and the West Indies (Cuba, Bahamas).
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
See a 2019 post on the Treasure Coast Natives
blog on Baldwin's Milkwort's production of wintergreen oil.
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 low pinelands in the lower Keys. We consider this native and possibly extirpated only on Big Pine Key in the lower Keys. Last reported for Big Pine Key by the Big Pine Key Botanical Society (1987).