Endemic to South Florida in Miami-Dade and Monroe counties.
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
NatureServe Global Status:
United States Federal 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:
Ranked as Imperiled in Rare Plants of South Florida (Gann, Bradley & Woodmansee 2002), this was re-ranked using updated NatureServe criteria to Rare in 2014 and Imperiled in 2020.
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
For a current review of E. garberi
throughout its range, see the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Species Profile
. See also, IRC’s report Vascular plant species of management concern in Everglades National Park
(Gann 2015), page 169 and Florida Natural Areas Inventory's Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Florida
page (Chafin 2000).
Synonyms: Chamaesyce garberi, Chamaesyce keyensis