Southeastern United States, the West Indies, 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:
Omitted from Rare Plants of South Florida (Gann et al. 2002
) but first recorded in South Florida in 2000 by Mike Owen (FS0263 USF
) in the Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park. It is still extant there and no new occurrences are known.
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
B. occidentale var. minor.